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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 廃止 (haishi)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 廃止 (haishi)

Kana: はいし
Kanji: 廃止
Romaji: haishi

Type: Noun, のadjective, するverb
Meaning: abolition, repeal
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

そんな残酷な法律は廃止すべきだ。
sonna zankoku na houritsu wa haishi subeki da.
We should do away with such a cruel law.

死刑廃止を支持する人のなかにも、どういう制度改革であれ、それが自分たちのもっと大きな理想を損なうのではと恐れている人がいた。
shikei haishi o shiji suru hito no naka ni mo, dou iu seido kaikaku de are, sore ga jibuntachi no motto ooki na risou o sokonau node wa to osorete iru hito ga ita.
Some who favored abolishing the death penalty feared that any efforts at reform would detract from their larger cause.

廃止 (haishi)

にもかかわらず、暴力は拡大しつづけ、三月には、抗議者たちは君主制の廃止を呼びかけるようになっていた。
ni mo kakawarazu, bouryoku wa kakudai shi tsuzuke, sangatsu ni wa, kougishatachi wa kunshusei no haishi o yobikakeru you ni natte ita.
But the protests kept growing, and by March, protesters were calling for an end to the monarchy altogether.

それやこれやの理由で、私は後にCPRSを廃止したが、その決定は正しかったし、たぶん必然的だったと信じている。
sore ya kore ya no riyuu de, watashi wa ato ni shiipiiaruesu o haishi shita ga, sono kettei wa tadashikatta shi, tabun hitsuzenteki datta to shinjite iru.
For these and other reasons, I believe that my later decision to abolish the CPRS was right and probably inevitable.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 废止 (fèizhǐ)
Korean: 폐지 (pyeji)

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