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可能性
Readings
かのうせい
kanousei
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
potentiality, likelihood, possibility, availabilitypossibilité, potentialité, probabilitéвозмо́жность, потенциа́лMöglichkeit, Chance, Wahrscheinlichkeit

Kanji
ON: カ, コクKUN: -べ.き, -べ.し
can, passable, mustn't, should not, do not

ON: ノウKUN: よ.く
ability, talent, skill, capacity

ON: セイ, ショウKUN: さが
sex, gender, nature

Example sentences
彼女が電車に乗り遅れた可能性はあるでしょうか。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), 電車 (でんしゃ), 乗り遅れる (のりおくれる), 可能性 (かのうせい), 有る (ある), でしょう (でしょ)Might she have missed her train?

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