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断食
Readings
だんじき
danjiki
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
fastingFasten

Kanji
ON: ダンKUN: た.つ, ことわ.る, さだ.める
severance, judgement, decision, prohibit, dismiss, warn, apologize, refuse, decline, cutting

ON: ショク, ジキKUN: く.う, く.らう, た.べる, は.む
eat, food

Example sentences
痩せるには過酷な断食をしないといけないと思っている人。Parts: 痩せる (やせる), には, 過酷 (かこく), 断食 (だんじき), ないと行けない (ないといけない), 思う (おもう), (ひと)People who think that if they are to lose weight they must go on a strict fast.

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