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義務, ぎむ
May take 'no'
duty, obligation, responsibility
このような義務があるなんて知らなかった。
兵役, へいえき
military service, conscription
しかし人々は政府に対して5年間の兵役を努めなければならなかった。
制度, せいど
May take 'no'
system, institution, organization, organisation
新制度は成功だと分かった。
Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. topic marker particle
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
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