TAKOBOTO

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陳情
Readings
ちんじょう
chinjou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
petition, appealrequêteEingabe, Bittschrift, Petition, Gesuch

Kanji
ON: チンKUN: ひ.ねる
exhibit, state, relate, explain

ON: ジョウ, セイKUN: なさ.け
feelings, emotion, passion, sympathy, circumstances, facts

Example sentences
村人たちは原発反対の陳情をした。Parts: 村人 (むらびと), (たち), 原発 (げんぱつ), 反対 (はんたい), 陳情 (ちんじょう)The villagers petitioned against the nuclear power plant.
Die Dorfbewohner führten eine Petition gegen das Atomkraftwerk durch.

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