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官僚, かんりょう

  • kanryō
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • bureaucrat
  • bureaucracy

Examples of 官僚,かんりょう in a Sentence

辞職官僚空ききた。
His resignation left a vacancy in the cabinet.
The widespread application of administrative guidance is considered to be a uniquely Japanese practice in which bureaucrats exert authority, without any legal backing, telling the private sector what to do and what not to do.
In fact, this is a major means of bureaucratic control.
The bureaucrats maintain solid ties with the gigantic corporations.
Bureaucrats are testing the waters over revising old regulations.

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