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最小限
Readings
さいしょうげん
saishougen
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
minimum, lowestle plus bas, minimumMinimum

Kanji
ON: サイ, シュKUN: もっと.も, つま
utmost, most, extreme

ON: ショウKUN: ちい.さい, こ-, お-, さ-
little, small

ON: ゲンKUN: かぎ.る, かぎ.り, -かぎ.り
limit, restrict, to best of ability

Example sentences
被害は最小限に食い止められた。Parts: 被害 (ひがい), 最小限 (さいしょうげん), 食い止める (くいとめる)The damage was held to a minimum.
Der Schaden wurde auf ein Minimum begrenzt.

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