TAKOBOTO

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上院
Readings
じょういん
jouin
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
Upper House, Senate, Lordsве́рхняя пала́та (парламента), сена́тOberhaus, Senat

Kanji
ON: ジョウ, ショウ, シャンKUN: うえ, のぼ.す, のぼ.せる, のぼ.り, のぼ.る, -あ.がり, あ.がり, -あ.がる, あ.がる, -あ.げる, あ.げる, かみ, うわ-, -うえ, よ.す
above, up

ON: イン
Inst., institution, temple, mansion, school

Example sentences
予算案は上院を通過した。Parts: 予算案 (よさんあん), 上院 (じょういん), 通過 (つうか)The budget passed the Upper House.

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