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始動, しどう

  • shidō


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • starting (in machines)
  • activation

Examples of 始動,しどう in a Sentence

Press this button to start the machine.
I got the machine running.
It's difficult to get the car going on cold mornings.
I got the engine going.

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