要請

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
よう
Grade: 4
せい
Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Sinitic 要請.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

要請 (hiragana ようせい, romaji yōsei, historical hiragana えうせい)

  1. a claim, a request, an appeal

Verb[edit]

要請 + する (hiragana ようせいする, romaji yōsei suru)

  1. to request for something or to do something
    政府 (せいふ)捕虜 (ほりょ)解放 (かいほう)要請 (ようせい)した。
    seifu wa horyo no kaihō o yōsei shita.
    The government called for / requested the release of the prisoners of war.

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