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燕尾服
Readings
えんびふく
enbifuku
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
tailcoatFrack, Schwalbenschwanz

Kanji
ON: エンKUN: つばめ, つばくら, つばくろ
swallow (bird)

ON: KUN:
tail, end, counter for fish, lower slope of mountain

ON: フク
clothing, admit, obey, discharge

Example sentences
一般的に言って、オーケストラの指揮者は演奏会で燕尾服を着ます。Parts: 一般的 (いっぱんてき), 言う (いう), オーケストラ, 指揮者 (しきしゃ), 演奏会 (えんそうかい), 燕尾服 (えんびふく), 着る (きる)Generally speaking, orchestra conductors wear tailcoats at concerts.

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