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Noun (futsuumeishi)
government office, authoritiesautorités, bureau administratifBehörde, Amt, Staatsapparat, Ministerium, Amtsgebäude des Ministerpräsidenten

ON: カン
bureaucrat, the government

ON: チョウ, テイKUN: やくしょ
government office

Example sentences
どの官庁もお役所主義にはまり込まないで、仕事のスピードアップをはかるという点において問題があるようだ。Parts: 何の (どの), 官庁 (かんちょう), (ご), 役所 (やくしょ), 主義 (しゅぎ), 填まり込む (はまりこむ), 仕事 (しごと), スピードアップ (スピード・アップ), 図る (はかる), 言う (いう), (てん), に於いて (において), 問題 (もんだい), 有る (ある), 様だ (ようだ)Every government office seems to have problems in expediting matters without entanglement in its red tape system.

彼は官庁で相当な職についている。Parts: (かれ), 官庁 (かんちょう), 相当 (そうとう), 職に就く (しょくにつく)He has a good position in a government office.

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