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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
structural alteration of building, reconstructionreconstructionUmbau, Renovierung, Ausbesserung, Reparatur, Wiederaufbau

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

ON: チクKUN: きず.く
fabricate, build, construct

Example sentences
自宅を建て増し改築する際、この部屋にだけ防音設備と内鍵を付けて貰った。Parts: 自宅 (じたく), 建て増し (たてまし), 改築 (かいちく), (さい), 此の (この), 部屋 (へや), (だけ), 防音設備 (ぼうおんせつび), 内鍵 (うちかぎ), 付ける (つける), 貰う (もらう)When my home had an extension built I only had this room fitted with soundproofing and an internal lock.

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