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[こう()·りつ()]
kouritsu
noun

English Meaning(s) for 効率

noun
  1. efficiency; efficacy; performance; utility factor

Definition and Synonyms for 効率

Efficiency the ratio of the output to the input of any system
Synonyms: 効率, 能率

Meanings for each kanji in 効率

merit; efficacy; efficiency; benefit Kanji Details »
ratio; rate; proportion; %; coefficient; factor Kanji Details »

Categories 効率 is a member of

Ratio the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)
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Sample Sentences for 効率

I hear that studying in the morning is more effective. Studying one hour in the morning is as good as three hours at night.
He put forward a plan for improving office efficiency.
As yardsticks to measure the effectiveness of information retrieval there exist those called 'recall ratio' and 'precision ratio'.
This inefficiency is a result of the animal's large body and massive legs and feet, which contribute a sideways motion to its walk.
This computer is powerful, efficient, and easy to use.

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