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明言
Readings
めいげん
meigen
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
declaration, statementausdrückliche Erklärung, deutliche Darlegung

Kanji
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

ON: ゲン, ゴンKUN: い.う, こと
say

Example sentences
政府は減税の意向を明言した。Parts: 政府 (せいふ), 減税 (げんぜい), 意向 (いこう), 明言 (めいげん)The government has declared its intention to reduce taxes.
Die Regierung erklärte ausdrücklich ihre Absicht, die Steuern zu senken.

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