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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
speech, addressallocution, discoursречь, обращениеAnsprache, Rede, Erklärung, Erläuterung (eines Dogmas, einer Bedeutung etc.)

ON: エン
performance, act, play, render, stage

ON: セツ, ゼイKUN: と.く
opinion, theory, explanation, rumor

Example sentences
我々は彼に演説を頼んだ。Parts: 我々 (われわれ), (かれ), 演説 (えんぜつ), 頼む (たのむ)We called upon him for a speech.
Nous lui avons demandé de faire un discours.

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