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Noun (futsuumeishi)
officer (military)офицерOffizier

ON: KUN: さむらい
gentleman, samurai, samurai radical (no. 33)

ON: カン
bureaucrat, the government

Example sentences
彼は海軍士官の任務を受けた。Parts: (かれ), 海軍 (かいぐん), 士官 (しかん), 任務 (にんむ), 受ける (うける)He has received a commission as a naval officer.

彼は陸軍士官だ。Parts: (かれ), 陸軍 (りくぐん), 士官 (しかん)He is an army officer.

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