Definition of 検

  • examination
  • investigate


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケン
  • しらべる

Popular Words With This Kanji

検討, けんとう

consideration, examination, investigation, study, scrutiny, discussion

検査, けんさ

inspection (e.g. customs, factory), examination, scan (e.g. MRI, PET, etc.)

地検, ちけん

District Public Prosecutor's Office

検察, けんさつ

examination, prosecutor

検事, けんじ

public prosecutor

改める, 検める, 革める, あらためる

to change, to alter, to revise, to replace, to reform, to correct, to mend, to improve, to examine, to check, to inspect, to do properly, to do formally

点検, てんけん

inspection, examination, checking

検証, けんしょう

verification, inspection

検定, けんてい

official certification, approval, inspection

検出, けんしゅつ

detection, sense (e.g. sensor)

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