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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

ON: カイKUN: あらた.める, あらた.まる
reformation, change, modify, mend, renew, examine, inspect, search

ON: センKUN: えら.ぶ
elect, select, choose, prefer

Example sentences
今日の議題は生徒会の改選についてです。誰か立候補したい人がいたら手を挙げてください。Parts: 今日 (きょう), 議題 (ぎだい), 生徒会 (せいとかい), 改選 (かいせん), に就いて (について), 誰か (だれか), 立候補 (りっこうほ), したい, (ひと), 居る (いる), 手を上げる (てをあげる), 下さい (ください)Today's agenda concerns the re-election of the student council. If anybody wishes to stand as a candidate, please raise your hand.

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