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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 固定 (kotei)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 固定 (kotei)

Kana: こてい
Kanji: 固定
Romaji: kotei

Type: Noun, のadjective, するverb
Meaning: fixation, fixing (e.g. salary, capital)
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

明子は、ヘルメットをオートバイに固定したあと、橋まで歩いて早朝の観光客の群れにまぎれこんだ。
akiko wa, herumetto o ootobai ni kotei shita ato, hashi made aruite souchou no kankoukyaku no mure ni magirekonda.
After locking her helmet to the bike, Akiko strode out onto the bridge and mixed with the early-morning tourists.

タケシはくるりと向きを変え、背後の壁に蝶番で固定された大理石の板を指さした。
takeshi wa kururi to muki o kae, haigo no kabe ni choutsugai de kotei sareta dairiseki no ita o yubisashita.
Takeshi immediately spun and pointed to a hinged panel of marble on the wall behind him.

固定 (kotei)

強い自信があったほうが、間違った社会通念や固定観念を勢いよく突き崩せる。
tsuyoi jishin ga atta hou ga, machigatta shakai tsuunen ya kotei kannen o ikioi yoku tsukikuzuseru.
The more self-confidence you have, the more it diminishes your mythologies and complexes.

裕福な市民たちは、固定資産税を払う代わりに、自分たちの市政府に金を貸すことが義務づけられていた。
yuufuku na shimintachi wa, kotei shisanzei o harau kawari ni, jibuntachi no shiseifu ni kane o kasu koto ga gimuzukerarete ita.
Instead of paying a property tax, wealthier citizens were effectively obliged to lend money to their own city government.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 固定 (gùdìng)
Korean: 고정 (gojeong)

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