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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 間接 (kansetsu)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 間接 (kansetsu)

Kana: かんせつ
Kanji: 間接
Romaji: kansetsu

Type: Noun, のadjective
Meaning: indirection, indirectness
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

この会社は、商品価値を上げ、間接費を節約し、ビジネスから現金を引き出して親会社に渡すような企業ではない。
kono kaisha wa, shouhin kachi o age, kansetsuhi o setsuyaku shi, bijinesu kara genkin o hikidashite oyagaisha ni watasu you na kigyou de wa nai.
This company isn’t the kind of place where you can just raise prices, cut overhead, and pull cash out of the business up to the parent company.

間接的な方法では外国への依存をもたらし、戦争になれば飢餓の恐怖を高める危険があった。
kansetsuteki na houhou de wa gaikoku e no izon o motarashi, sensou ni nareba kiga no kyoufu o takameru kiken ga atta.
The method of indirect supply would make it dependent on foreign nations, and liable to starvation in case of war.

間接 (kansetsu)

政府は企業の所有権を獲得すること、あるいは民間企業の決定を政府が望む方向に抑えこむような規制の力を行使することによって、直接的・間接的に産業を国有化した。
seifu wa kigyou no shoyuuken o kakutoku suru koto, aruiwa minkan kigyou no kettei o seifu ga nozomu houkou ni osaekomu you na kisei no chikara o koushi suru koto ni yotte, chokusetsuteki kansetsuteki ni sangyou o kokuyuuka shita.
It nationalized industries, either directly by taking ownership, or indirectly by using its powers of regulation to constrain the decisions of private management in the direction the Government wanted.

ヨーロッパの首都の直接支配下に置かれないまでも、間接統治すら受けない場所など、地球上にはまずなかった。
yooroppa no shuto no chokusetsu shihaika ni okarenai made mo, kansetsu touchi sura ukenai basho nado, chikyuujou ni wa mazu nakatta.
There was hardly a place that, if not ruled directly, was not indirectly controlled from a European capital.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 间接 (jiànjiē)
Korean: 간접 (ganjeob)

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