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立候補
Readings
りっこうほ
rikkouho
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
announcing candidacy, becoming a candidateannonce de candidatureKandidatur, Kandidieren, Bewerbung

Kanji
ON: リツ, リュウ, リットルKUN: た.つ, -だ.て, -た.て, たて-, た.て-, -た.てる, た.てる, た.ち-, -た.つ, -だ.てる
stand up, rise, set up, erect

ON: コウKUN: そうろう
climate, season, weather, wait for, expect

ON: KUN: おぎな.う
supplement, supply, make good, offset, compensate, assistant, learner

Example sentences
私は大統領に立候補するのを諦めた。Parts: (わたし), 大統領 (だいとうりょう), 立候補 (りっこうほ), 諦める (あきらめる)I gave up running for president.

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