TAKOBOTO

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素因
Readings
そいん
soin
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
basic factor

(medcal) predisposition, diathesisFaktor, Disposition, Anlage
Kanji
ON: ソ, スKUN: もと
elementary, principle, naked, uncovered

ON: インKUN: よ.る, ちな.む
cause, factor, be associated with, depend on, be limited to

Example sentences
このことは、人間共通の宿命とさえいえる素因であって、なにも、ドイツ人に限ったことではない。Parts: 此の (この), (こと), 人間 (にんげん), 共通 (きょうつう), 宿命 (しゅくめい), さえ (すら), 言う (いう), 素因 (そいん), である, 何も (なにも), ドイツ人 (ドイツじん), 限る (かぎる), (こと)This is a basic factor that can even be said to be the common lot of man, it certainly doesn't apply only to Germans.

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