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立候補, りっこうほ
Takes suru
candidacy, standing as a candidate, bidding (to host an event, e.g. the Olympics)
私は大統領に立候補するのを諦めた。
立候補, りっこうほしゃ
candidate (for an election)
その立候補者は選挙の結果に落胆した。
立候補, たいりつこうほ
rival candidate, opposing candidate
重複立候補, ちょうふくりっこうほ
simultaneously running for a seat in a single-member constituency and a seat in a proportionally represented constituency
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