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使役
Readings
しえき
shieki
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
employing, using, setting to work, enslavementcorvée, employer (quelqu'un), service, tâche, utilisation

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Linguistics terminology
causative (verb, etc.)Beschäftigung, Dienst, Pflichten außerhalb der direkten Amtspflichten, Kausativ

Kanji
使ON: KUN: つか.う, つか.い, -つか.い, -づか.い
use, send on a mission, order, messenger, envoy, ambassador, cause

ON: ヤク, エキ
duty, war, campaign, drafted labor, office, service, role

Example sentences
実は、have 目的語 doneは使役じゃない場合が多い。Parts: 実は (じつは), 目的語 (もくてきご), 使役 (しえき), 場合 (ばあい), 多い (おおい)Actually there are many cases where it isn't 'have=object, done=causative verb'.

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