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長官
Readings
ちょうかん
choukan
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
secretary (government), director, chiefMinister, Staatssekretär, Leiter, Chef

Kanji
ON: チョウKUN: なが.い, おさ
long, leader

ON: カン
bureaucrat, the government

Example sentences
長官は彼に全権を委任した。Parts: 長官 (ちょうかん), (かれ), 全権 (ぜんけん), 委任 (いにん)The governor invested him with full authority.

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