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Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to have both, to possess both, to combine withgleichzeitig haben, beides haben, etw. in sich vereinen

ON: ケンKUN: か.ねる, -か.ねる
concurrently, and, beforehand, in advance

ON: KUN: そな.える, そな.わる, つぶさ.に
equip, provision, preparation

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
その本を書いた人は、機知とユーモアを兼ね備えた人だね。Parts: 其の (その), (ほん), 書く (かく), (ひと), 機知 (きち), ユーモア (ヒューマー), 兼ね備える (かねそなえる), (ひと)The person who wrote that book is possessed of both humour and wit, isn't he?

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