Japanese Word Entry

最短距離
Kana:さいたんきょり
Definition: shortest distance (to)

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Chinese characters used in this word

utmost, most, extreme, extremely, exceedingly
Readings
Mandarin: ㄗㄨㄟˋ (zuì), ㄘㄨㄛ (cuō)
Cantonese: zeoi3
Japanese: サイ、 シュ / もっと.も、 つま、 も
Korean:
Vietnamese: tối
Variants
Semantic variant form:

short, brevity, fault, defect, weak point, brief, deficient, lacking
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄨㄢˇ (duǎn)
Cantonese: dyun2
Japanese: タン / みじか.い
Korean:
Vietnamese: đoản

long-distance, spur, fetlock, distance, bird's spur
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄩˋ (jù)
Cantonese: geoi6, keoi5
Japanese: キョ / へだ.たる、 けづめ、 けずめ、 たがう、 へだてる
Korean:
Vietnamese: cự, cựa

detach, separation, disjoin, digress, leave, depart, go away, separate
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄧˊ (lí), ㄌㄧˋ (lì), ㄌㄧˇ (lǐ), ㄔ (chī), ㄍㄨˇ (gǔ)
Cantonese: lei4
Japanese: リ / はな.れる、 はな.す、 つく
Korean: 리, 이
Vietnamese: ly, li
Variants
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