TAKOBOTO

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前提
Readings
ぜんてい
zentei
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
preamble, premise, reason, prerequisite, condition, assumption, hypothesis, givenpréalable, prémisses, prérequis, présuppositionHypothese, Annahme, Vermutung, Voraussetzung, Prämisse

Kanji
ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

ON: テイ, チョウ, ダイKUN: さ.げる
propose, take along, carry in hand

Example sentences
その前提が妥当かどうかよく考えるべきだ。Parts: 其の (その), 前提 (ぜんてい), 妥当 (だとう), かどうか, 良く (よく), 考える (かんがえる), 可き (べき)You ought to think over whether the premise is valid or not.
Wir sollten darüber nachdenken, ob die Annahme gültig ist oder nicht.

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