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操作, そうさ

  • sōsa


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • operation
  • management
  • processing


  • manipulating to one's benefit


noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • to operate


  • to manipulate
  • to fiddle (e.g. the books)

Examples of 操作,そうさ in a Sentence

Operation of this computer is tricky.
Paul's knowledge of creative bookkeeping has been the secret of his ability to get all the staffing he needs.
I don't know how to operate this CD player.
I found it easy to operate the computer.
It will be a push-button war of nuclear missiles.
He operated the new machine.
It is not evident whether the police followed the usual search procedures.
This game is basically designed for use with keyboard and gamepad but configuration can only be done by mouse.
Instead, he worked a switch that controlled his computer.
That was all he needed to operate his computer.

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