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noun, noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 部

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. department (in an organization); division; bureau
  2. club
  3. part; component; element
  4. category
  5. counter for copies of a newspaper or magazine

Definition and Synonyms for 部

Part one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
Synonyms: パーツ, パート, セクション, 一端, 一節, 一部, 一部分, 分野, 区分, , 部分, 部署, 部門
Class a collection of things sharing a common attribute
Synonyms: クラス, カテゴリー, 分類, , , 科目, , , 種別, 種族, 種目, 種類, 範疇, , 部門, 部類, 階級
Section a specialized division of a large organization
Synonyms: セクション, 学部, , , , , 部局, 部門
Division an administrative unit in government or business
Synonyms: セクション, 事業部, 分科, , , 部局, 部門
Chattel personal as opposed to real property
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Chattel any tangible movable property (furniture or domestic animals or a car etc)
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Meanings for each kanji in 部

section; bureau; dept; class; copy; part; portion; counter for copies of a newspaper or magazine Kanji Details »

Categories 部 is a member of

Conception an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
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Collection several things grouped together or considered as a whole
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Administrative Unit a unit with administrative responsibilities
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Division an administrative unit in government or business
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Personal Property movable property (as distinguished from real estate)
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Sample Sentences for 部

I'm a member of the swimming club.
Yumiko belongs to the tennis club.
Does she belong to the tennis club?
Give me a copy of this book.
The northernmost part of the city is a maze of alleys.

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