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Noun (futsuumeishi)
chief clerkVorsteher, Chef einer Unterabteilung

ON: ケイKUN: かか.る, かかり, -がかり, かか.わる
person in charge, connection, duty, concern oneself

ON: チョウKUN: なが.い, おさ
long, leader

ON: カイ, ケイKUN: か.ける, かかり, -が.かり, か.かり, -が.かる, -か.かる, か.かる, -が.け, -か.け, か.け, -か.ける, -がかり
hang, suspend, depend, arrive at, tax, pour

ON: チョウKUN: なが.い, おさ
long, leader

Example sentences
その係長は勤勉な男ではないが、上役にとり入る術を心得ているから、早く昇進するのだ。Parts: 其の (その), 係長 (かかりちょう), 勤勉 (きんべん), (おとこ), 上役 (うわやく), 取る (とる), 入る (はいる), (すべ), 心得る (こころえる), から, 早く (はやく), 昇進 (しょうしん), のだ (んです)The chief clerk is not a hardworking man, but gets ahead rapidly because he knows how to curry favor with his superiors.

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