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Meaning of 減

dwindle; decrease; reduce





Learn Japanese kanji: 【 ゲン / へ(る) 】.

Meaning: dwindle; decrease; reduce.

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Example #1

kono mura no jinkou wa genshou shita.
The population of this village has decreased.
Example #2

watashitachi wa sono kosuto o hangen suru.
We are going to reduce that cost by half.
Example #3

boku wa shigoto ga hette raku ni narimashita.
Work decreased and I take it easy.
Example #4

anata no souryou no futan o herashitai.
I would like to reduce your shipping costs.
Example #5

watashitachi wa gomi ga heru you ni kyouryoku shiyou.
Let's work together to reduce garbage.

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