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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
defense, defence, defensive preparationsVerteidigung, Wehr, Befestigung, Besatzung, Sicherung

ON: ボウKUN: ふせ.ぐ
ward off, defend, protect, resist

ON: KUN: そな.える, そな.わる, つぶさ.に
equip, provision, preparation

Example sentences
都市の周囲はすっかり防備してあった。Parts: 都市 (とし), 周囲 (しゅうい), すっかり, 防備 (ぼうび), 有る (ある)The city was fortified all about.

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