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もの, , もん
1. thing, object, article, stuff, substance
as 〜のもの, 〜のもん
2. one's things, possessions, property, belongings, something, anything, everything, nothing
3. quality
4. reason, the way of things
Usually in kana, formal noun often used as 〜ものだ
5. used to emphasize emotion, judgment, etc., used to indicate a common occurrence in the past (after a verb in past tense), used to indicate a general tendency, used to indicate something that should happen
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ぶつ, , ブツ
1. stock, products
Usually in kana, Slang
2. stolen goods, loot, spoils
1. but, however, though, nevertheless, still, yet, even so, also, as well, no matter how, even if, even though
2. ... or something
as 〜でも〜でも
3. either ... or ..., neither ... nor ...
Prefix, before an occupation, etc.
4. pseudo-, quack, in-name-only
See でもしか
5. for lack of anything better to do
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する, 為る
Conjugated: しよう
Usually in kana
1. to do, to carry out, to perform
2. to cause to become, to make (into), to turn (into)
3. to serve as, to act as, to work as
4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
as 〜にする,〜とする
5. to judge as being, to view as being, to think of as, to treat as, to use as
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使用, しよう
Takes suru
use, application, employment, utilization, utilisation
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仕様, 仕樣, しよう
1. way, method, means, resource, remedy
2. (technical) specification
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私用, しよう
Takes suru, May take 'no', Antonym: 公用・2
1. personal use, private use
Antonym: 公用・1
2. private business, personal business
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枝葉, しよう, えだは
1. branches and leaves, foliage
May take 'no', See 枝葉末節・しようまっせつ, esp. しよう
2. unimportant details, nonessentials, side issue, digression
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至要, しよう
of paramount importance, extremely important, essential
止揚, しよう
Takes suru
sublation (philosophy)
史要, しよう
outline of history, essentials of history
試用, しよう
Takes suru
trial, experimental use
姿容, しよう
See 容姿, Obscure term
appearance, features, looks, shape, form
飼養, しよう
Takes suru
breeding, raising
子葉, しよう
Botany term
cotyledon, seed leaf