効く

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
き(く)
Grade: 5
kun'yomi

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効く (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 效く, godan conjugation, hiragana きく, romaji kiku)

  1. to be effective; have effect; act upon
  2. to work; to hold; to have
    効く
    かれはなきく
    kare wa hana ga kiku.
    He has a keen nose.
    左手効かなくなった。
    わたしひだりてがきかなくなった。
    watashi wa hidarite ga kikanaku natta.
    I have lost use of my left hand.

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