TAKOBOTO

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放置
Readings
ほうち
houchi
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
leave as is, leave to chance, leave alone, neglectabandonner, laisserLiegenlassen, Außerachtlassen

Kanji
ON: ホウKUN: はな.す, -っぱな.し, はな.つ, はな.れる, こ.く, ほう.る
set free, release, fire, shoot, emit, banish, liberate

ON: KUN: お.く, -お.き
placement, put, set, deposit, leave behind, keep, employ, pawn

Example sentences
雨の中に放置しておくと自転車はさびるでしょう。Parts: (あめ), (なか), 放置 (ほうち), 置く (おく), 自転車 (じてんしゃ), 錆びる (さびる), でしょう (でしょ)A bicycle will rust if you leave it in the rain.

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