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圧制あっ制
Readings
あっせい
assei
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
oppression, tyranny, despotismUnterdrückung, Tyrannei, Despotismus

Kanji
ON: アツ, エン, オウKUN: お.す, へ.す, おさ.える, お.さえる
pressure, push, overwhelm, oppress, dominate

ON: セイ
system, law, rule

ON: セイ
system, law, rule

Example sentences
民衆は圧制に立ち向かった。Parts: 民衆 (みんしゅう), 圧制 (あっせい), 立ち向かう (たちむかう)The people revolted against the tyranny.

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