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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
deathmortTod, Ableben

ON: KUN: し.ぬ, し.に-
death, die

ON: キョ, コKUN: さ.る, -さ.る
gone, past, quit, leave, elapse, eliminate, divorce

Example sentences
ノーベル賞受賞者湯川博士は1981年に死去した。Parts: ノーベル, (しょう), 受賞者 (じゅしょうしゃ), 博士 (はかせ), (ねん), 死去 (しきょ)Dr. Yukawa, the Nobel prize winner, died in 1981.

三村・泰之氏(みむら・やすゆき=コニチカ株式会社取締役)三日、心不全で死去。45歳。Parts: (し), 株式会社 (かぶしきがいしゃ), 取締役 (とりしまりやく), 三日 (みっか), 心不全 (しんふぜん), 死去 (しきょ), (さい)Mimura Yasuyuki (Konichika LTD, Managing Director) died of heart attack on the third, age 45.

私は新聞で彼の死去のことを知った。Parts: (わたし), 新聞 (しんぶん), (かれ), 死去 (しきょ), (こと), 知る (しる)I read about his death in the paper.

国民全体は国王死去の報を聞いて悲しんだ。Parts: 国民 (こくみん), 全体 (ぜんたい), 国王 (こくおう), 死去 (しきょ), (ほう), 聞く (きく), 悲しむ (かなしむ)The whole nation was sad to hear that their king died.

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