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Noun (futsuumeishi)
researcherForscher, Gelehrter

ON: ケンKUN: と.ぐ
polish, study of, sharpen

ON: キュウ, クKUN: きわ.める
research, study

ON: シャKUN: もの
someone, person

Example sentences
紫外線の急激な上昇は研究者たちにオゾンホールの存在を信じさせた。Parts: 紫外線 (しがいせん), 急激 (きゅうげき), 上昇 (じょうしょう), 研究者 (けんきゅうしゃ), (たち), オゾンホール (オゾン・ホール), 存在 (そんざい), 信じる (しんじる)The sudden increase of ultraviolet rays made the researchers believe in the existence of ozone holes.

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