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自転車操業
Readings
じてんしゃそうぎょう
jitenshasougyou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
barely keeping a business going (analogy that a bicycle falls over when its wheels cease rotating)Balanceakt, Management, das sich von einem Tag zum nächsten rettet (wie ein Fahrrad, das umfallen würde, sobald es zum stehen kommt)

Kanji
ON: ジ, シKUN: みずか.ら, おの.ずから, おの.ずと
oneself

ON: テンKUN: ころ.がる, ころ.げる, ころ.がす, ころ.ぶ, まろ.ぶ, うたた, うつ.る, くる.めく
revolve, turn around, change

ON: シャKUN: くるま
car

ON: ソウ, サンKUN: みさお, あやつ.る
maneuver, manipulate, operate, steer, chastity, virginity, fidelity

ON: ギョウ, ゴウKUN: わざ
business, vocation, arts, performance

Example sentences
我々の会社がつぶれる状態で自転車操業になっている。Parts: 自転車操業 (じてんしゃそうぎょう)
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