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部隊
Readings
ぶたい
butai
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
force, unit, corps, echelon, elementéchelon, (mil)force, corps, détachement, troupe, unitéотряд, подразделениеTruppe, Einheit, Abteilung

Kanji
ON: KUN: -べ
section, bureau, dept, class, copy, part, portion, counter for copies of a newspaper or magazine

ON: タイ
regiment, party, company, squad

Example sentences
その大尉はうまく部隊を指揮している。Parts: 其の (その), 大尉 (たいい), 旨く (うまく), 部隊 (ぶたい), 指揮 (しき)That captain handles his troops well.

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