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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 全般 (zenpan)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 全般 (zenpan)

Kana: ぜんぱん
Kanji: 全般
Romaji: zenpan

Type: Noun
Meaning: (the) whole, entirety, wholly, as a whole, generally, universally
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

彼が議会の全般的気分を表現していたことは、そのとき議場をおおった喝采が物語っていた。
kare ga gikai no zenpanteki kibun o hyougen shite ita koto wa, sono toki gijou o ootta kassai ga monogatatte ita.
From the volume of cheers it was clear that he was expressing the general feeling of the Parliament.

世界で最も重大な意味を持つ統計事実は、出生率の全般的な低下である。
sekai de motto mo juudai na imi o motsu toukei jijitsu wa, shussei ritsu no zenpanteki na teika de aru.
The most meaningful statistic in the world is an overall decline in birthrates.

全般 (zenpan)

貧富の差がさらにひろがれば、中国領内の各地域と社会全般が不安定になる。
hinpu no sa ga sara ni hirogareba, chuugoku ryounai no kaku chiiki to shakai zenpan ga fuantei ni naru.
If the gap between the poor and the rich widens, then regions within China and the society as a whole will become unstable.

もう一つ、イギリスの全般的な地位を低下させた出来事があった。
mou hitotsu, igirisu no zenpanteki na chii o teika saseta dekigoto ga atta.
One other development had worsened the overall position.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 全部 (quánbù)
Korean: 전반 (jeonban)

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