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発明
Readings
はつめい
hatsumei
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
inventioninvention

NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
See also: 聡明
intelligent, clever

Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
Archaism
being enlightened, having the meaning of everything become clearErfindung

Kanji
ON: ハツ, ホツKUN: た.つ, あば.く, おこ.る, つか.わす, はな.つ
departure, discharge, publish, emit, start from, disclose, counter for gunshots

ON: メイ, ミョウ, ミンKUN: あ.かり, あ.くる, あ.く, -あ.け, あ.ける, あき.らか, あか.らむ, あか.るむ, あか.るい, あ.かす
bright, light

Example sentences
エジソンが電球を発明した。Parts: 電球 (でんきゅう), 発明 (はつめい)Edison a inventé l'ampoule électrique.
Edison invented the light bulb.
Edison hat die Glühbirne erfunden.

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