TAKOBOTO

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起因
Readings
きいん
kiin
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
causeUrsprung, Ausgangspunkt, Ursache

Kanji
ON: KUN: お.きる, お.こる, お.こす, おこ.す, た.つ
rouse, wake up, get up

ON: インKUN: よ.る, ちな.む
cause, factor, be associated with, depend on, be limited to

Example sentences
この失敗は私の間違った判断に起因する。Parts: 此の (この), 失敗 (しっぱい), (わたし), 間違う (まちがう), 判断 (はんだん), 起因 (きいん)This fault results from my wrong decision.

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