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従う, 随う, 順う, 遵う, 從う, 隨う, したがう
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to obey (an order, law, etc.), to abide by (a rule, custom, etc.), to follow, to observe, to conform to, to yield to
2. to follow (a person), to accompany, to go with
3. to go alongside (e.g. a river), to follow (e.g. a sign)
4. to serve (as), to engage in (work)
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べく, 可く
Auxiliary verb, Conjunction, Usually in kana
1. in order to, for the purpose of
Auxiliary, Suffix, See 可き・1, See 可し
2. must, should
Dialect: Kansai-ben
last (on the list), (at the) bottom, (in) last position, tailender