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See also: 係, かかり, 1
See also: 掛かり, かかり, 5
掛 is often used for government offices, railways, etc.
charge, duty, person in charge, official, clerk

ON: ケイKUN: かか.る, かかり, -がかり, かか.わる
person in charge, connection, duty, concern oneself

ON: カイ, ケイKUN: か.ける, かかり, -が.かり, か.かり, -が.かる, -か.かる, か.かる, -が.け, -か.け, か.け, -か.ける, -がかり
hang, suspend, depend, arrive at, tax, pour

Example sentences
今、誰か係りの者を差し向けます。Parts: (いま), 誰か (だれか), (かかり), (もの), 差し向ける (さしむける)I'll send someone up to help you now.

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