noun, kan·ji often attributive \ˈkän-(ˌ)jē\
plural kanji

Definition of KANJI

:  a Japanese system of writing that utilizes characters borrowed or adapted from Chinese writing; also :  a single character in the kanji system — compare kana

Origin of KANJI

First Known Use: 1920


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