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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
Noun or verb acting prenominally
dilution, watering downmajoration

inflation (of budget, claim, etc.), paddingVerdünnung, Verwässerung, Strecken, Aufblasen, Auswalzen, In-die-Höhe-Treiben, Betreiben einer Inflationspolitik
ON: スイKUN: みず, みず-

ON: ゾウKUN: ま.す, ま.し, ふ.える, ふ.やす
increase, add, augment, gain, promote

Example sentences
あのパブではビールを水増ししているのではないか。Parts: 彼の (あの), パブ, 麦酒 (ばくしゅ), 水増し (みずまし)I suspect they water down the beer in that pub.

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