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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 発明 (hatsumei)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 発明 (hatsumei)

Kana: はつめい
Kanji: 発明
Romaji: hatsumei

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: invention, intelligent, clever, being enlightened, having the meaning of everything become clear
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

彼らがもたらした数々の飛躍的進歩や発明は、宇宙計画自体をはるかにしのぐものだった。
karera ga matarashita kazukazu no hiyakuteki shinpo ya hatsumei wa, uchuu keikaku jitai o haruka ni shinogu no datta.
The breakthroughs and inventions they spawned went well beyond the space program.

アメリカはこれまでずっと、国民の発明力を頼りに世界市場で争ってきた。
amerika wa kore made zutto, kokumin no hatsumeiryoku o tayori ni sekai ichiba de arasotte kita.
The United States has always depended on the inventiveness of its people in order to compete in the world marketplace.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 発明 (hatsumei)

はっきりというが、きみのけしからん床屋のいまいましい発明なんかを、どうしようとも思わないよ。
hakkiri to iu ga, kimi no keshikaran tokoya no imaimashii hatsumei nanka o, dou shi you to mo omowanai yo.
Once and for all I will have nothing to do with the beastly inventions of your confounded hairdresser.

2005年10月、「タイム」がアップルの最新の発明について特集記事を組んだ。
nisengo nen juu gatsu, taimu ga appuru no saishin no hatsumei ni tsuite tokushuu kiji o kunda.
On October, 2005, Time magazine ran a cover story about Apple’s latest invention.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 发明 (fāmíng)
Korean: 발명 (balmyeong)

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