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NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
See also: 間接, かんせつ
direct, immediate, personal, firsthanddirect, immédiat, de première mainUnmittelbarkeit, Unvermitteltheit, Direktheit

ON: チョク, ジキ, ジカKUN: ただ.ちに, なお.す, -なお.す, なお.る, なお.き, す.ぐ
straightaway, honesty, frankness, fix, repair

ON: セツ, ショウKUN: つ.ぐ
touch, contact, adjoin, piece together

Example sentences
彼女に直接言ったらどうですか。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), 直接 (ちょくせつ), 言う (いう), 如何 (どう), ですかWhy don't you tell her directly?

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