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独立

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

独立

  1. independent

NounEdit

独立

  1. independence

VerbEdit

独立

  1. to be independent; to stand alone

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
どく
Grade: 5
りつ
Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

独立 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 獨立, hiragana どくりつ, romaji dokuritsu)

  1. independence
  2. separation
  3. independent authority that is free from interference

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

独立 + する (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 獨立, hiragana どくりつする, romaji dokuritsu suru)

  1. be independent
  2. be separate, be detached
    独立 (どくりつ)した (いえ)
    dokuritsu shita ie
    a detached house
  3. have the authority to act without interference
    独立 (どくりつ)した司法権 (しほうけん)
    dokuritsu shita shihōken
    an independent judiciary

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Yasuo Kitahara, 明鏡国語辞典 (Meikyō Kokugo Jiten), First Edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Taishūkan Shoten, ISBN 4469021067