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抑制 JLPT 1
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
    control; restraint; suppression; constraint; curtailment; inhibition; check; curb
    Example sentence
    怒り抑制することできなかった He could not control his anger.

Examples of 抑制, よくせい in a sentence

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