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不在
Readings
ふざい
fuzai
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
absenceabsence

Noun, used as a suffix
See also: 国民不在, こくみんふざい
disregard, indifferenceAbwesenheit, Fehlen, Nichterscheinen

Kanji
ON: フ, ブ
negative, non-, bad, ugly, clumsy

ON: ザイKUN: あ.る
exist, outskirts, suburbs, located in

Example sentences
私は彼女が不在なので失望した。Parts: (わたし), 彼女 (かのじょ), 不在 (ふざい), ので (んで), 失望 (しつぼう)I was disappointed at her absence.
I was disappointed that she was not at home.

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