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追究追窮
Readings
ついきゅう
tsuikyuu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
investigation (e.g. academically, of the unknown), enquiry, inquiryrechercheErforschung, Ermittlung

Kanji
ON: ツイKUN: お.う
chase, drive away, follow, pursue, meanwhile

ON: キュウ, クKUN: きわ.める
research, study

ON: ツイKUN: お.う
chase, drive away, follow, pursue, meanwhile

ON: キュウ, キョウKUN: きわ.める, きわ.まる, きわ.まり, きわ.み
hard up, destitute, suffer, perplexed, cornered

Example sentences
彼らは宇宙のなぞを追究している。Parts: 彼ら (かれら), 宇宙 (うちゅう), (なぞ), 追究 (ついきゅう)They are investigating the mystery of the universe thoroughly.

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