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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 処分 (shobun)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 処分 (shobun)

Kana: しょぶん
Kanji: 処分
Romaji: shobun

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: disposal, dealing (with a problem), disposition, measure, procedure, punishment, putting down (e.g. diseased animal)
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

いつでも持ち株を処分して取締役会から退くこともできるはずだ。
itsu demo mochikabu o shobun shite torishimari yakukai kara shirizoku koto mo dekiru hazu da.
You can always sell your investment and resign from the board.

財務省が処分の一部を撤回したあと、この会社はどうにか生きながらえていた。
zaimushou ga shobun no ichibu o tekkai shita ato, kono kaisha wa dou ni ka ikinagaraete ita.
This company barely survived even after the Treasury partially reversed itself.

処分 (shobun)

彼らの商品は季節の終わりの売れ残りの処分ではなく、よそで必死に探しても簡単には見つからないような、最高のソフトウェア・エンジニアリング能力を持つ人材だった。
karera no shouhin wa kisetsu no owari no urenokori no shobun de wa naku, yoso de hisshi ni sagashite mo kantan ni wa mitsukaranai you na, saikou no sofuttouea enjiniaringu nouryoku o motsu jinzai datta.
They offered a sale not on last season’s closeout, but on top-notch software engineering talent that I would have been hard-pressed to find elsewhere.

彼らは小額の罰金、数ヶ月の業務停止処分を受けた。
karera wa shougaku no bakkin, suukagetsu no gyoumu teishi shobun o uketa.
They were given small fines and suspended for a few months from working in the industry.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 处分 (chǔfèn)
Korean: 처분 (cheobun)

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