Definition of 効

  • merit
  • efficacy
  • efficiency
  • benefit

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コウ
  • ききめ
  • なら

Popular Words With This Kanji

効果, こうか

effect, effectiveness, efficacy, result

有効, ゆうこう

validity, legality, availability, effectiveness

効率, こうりつ

efficiency, efficacy, performance, utility factor

発効, はっこう

coming into effect

無効, むこう

invalid, no effect, unavailable, illegal

効果的, こうかてき

effective, successful

実効, じっこう

practical effect, efficacy, efficiency

効く, 利く, きく

to be effective, to show effect, to do its work, to carry out its function well, to be possible to use

効率的, こうりつてき

efficient

時効, じこう

statute of limitations, lapse of rights after a period of time, prescription (including acquisitive and extinctive prescription), ageing, aging


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