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NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 有力者
influential, prominentdomination, influence

See also: 有力候補
strong, likely, plausible, potentforce, puissanceMacht, Einfluss, gute Aussicht, Wahrscheinlichkeit

ON: ユウ, ウKUN: あ.る
possess, have, exist, happen, occur, approx

ON: リョク, リキ, リイKUN: ちから
power, strength, strong, strain, bear up, exert

Example sentences
コカ・コーラは清涼飲料水ではいつも最有力会社だ。Parts: コカコーラ, 清涼飲料水 (せいりょういんりょうすい), 何時も (いつも), (さい), 有力 (ゆうりょく), 会社 (かいしゃ)Coke has always been the top dog when it comes to soft drinks.

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