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減らす, へらす
Conjugated: 減らし
Godan verb, Transitive, Antonym: 増やす
to abate, to decrease, to diminish, to shorten
ジョギングでもして体重を減らすようにしなさい。
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減らし, ひとべらし
personnel cut, labor cut, labour cut
減らし, へらしめ
decreasing the number of stitches (knitting)
減らし, 口べらし, くちべらし
Takes suru
reducing the number of mouths one needs to feed (esp. by giving up children for adoption, apprenticeship, etc.)
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