Japanese Word Entry

調理
Kana:ちょうり
Romaji:chouri
Definition: cooking, food preparation

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Chinese characters used in this word

調 tune, tone, meter, key (music), writing style, prepare, exorcise, investigate, harmonize, mediate, transfer, move, change
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄧㄠˋ (diào), ㄊㄧㄠˊ (tiáo), ㄓㄡ (zhōu)
Cantonese: deu6, diu6, tiu4
Japanese: チョウ (chou) / しら.べる (shiraberu)、 しら.べ (shirabe)、 ととの.う (totonou)、 ととの.える (totonoeru)、 やわらぐ (yawaragu)
Korean: 조 (jo), 주 (ju)
Vietnamese: điều, điệu
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

logic, arrangement, reason, justice, truth, manage
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄧˇ (lǐ)
Cantonese: lei5
Japanese: リ (ri) / ことわり (kotowari)、 すじ (suji)、 おさめる (osameru)
Korean: 리 (ri), 이 (i)
Vietnamese: lý, lí