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故障
Readings
こしょう
koshou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
breakdown, failure, fault, accident, out of orderdérèglement, dérangement, panne

damage, hurt
objection, protestNichtfunktionieren, Nichtlaufen, Fehler, Mangel, Defekt, Schaden, Beschädigung, Störung, Schwierigkeit, Problem, Hindernis, Hemmung, Behinderung, Haken, Unglück, Einspruch, Widerspruch, Einwand, Protest
Kanji
ON: KUN: ゆえ, ふる.い, もと
happenstance, especially, intentionally, reason, cause, circumstances, the late, therefore, consequently

ON: ショウKUN: さわ.る
hinder, hurt, harm

Example sentences
パソコンを故障させてしまった。Parts: パソコン, 故障 (こしょう), 為せる (させる), 仕舞う (しまう)I broke the personal computer.

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