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Noun (futsuumeishi)
public officeöffentliches Amt

ON: コウ, クKUN: おおやけ
public, prince, official, governmental

ON: ショク, ソク
post, employment, work

Example sentences
彼らは秘密に投票し、公職をめざしてもよいし、また不適切な行為をする公職老の免職を要求してもよい。Parts: 彼ら (かれら), 秘密 (ひみつ), 投票 (とうひょう), 公職 (こうしょく), 目指す (めざす), 良い (よい), , (また), 不適切 (ふてきせつ), 行為 (こうい), 公職 (こうしょく), (ろう), 免職 (めんしょく), 要求 (ようきゅう), 良い (よい)They vote in secret, may seek public office, and may demand the removal of public officials who behave improperly.

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