TAKOBOTO

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課長
Readings
かちょう
kachou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
section manager, section chiefchef de groupe, chef de sectionнача́льник отделе́нияLeitung einer Abteilung, Abteilungsleiter

Kanji
ON:
chapter, lesson, section, department, division, counter for chapters (of a book)

ON: チョウKUN: なが.い, おさ
long, leader

Example sentences
私は課長に任命された。Parts: (わたし), 課長 (かちょう), 任命 (にんめい), 為れる (される)I was appointed to section chief.

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