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[()·だい()]
sedai
noun, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 世代

noun, no adjective
  1. generation; the world; the age

Definition and Synonyms for 世代

Generation group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent
Synonyms: ゼネレーション, ジェネレーション, 世代
Generation all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age
Synonyms: ゼネレーション, ジェネレーション, 世代, 時人
Generation the normal time between successive generations
Synonyms: ジェネレーション, 世代
Generation a stage of technological development or innovation
Synonyms: 世代

Meanings for each kanji in 世代

generation; world; society; public Kanji Details »
substitute; change; convert; replace; period; age; counter for decades of ages, eras, etc.; generation; charge; rate; fee Kanji Details »

Categories 世代 is a member of

People any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively
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Period an amount of time
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Stage any distinct time period in a sequence of events
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Biological Group a group of plants or animals
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 世代

Sample Sentences for 世代

This custom has been handed down from generation to generation.
The custom was handed down from generation to generation.
For many years I thought that it was beauty alone that gave significance to life and that the only purpose that could be assigned to the generations that succeed one another on the face of this crowded earth was to produce an artist now and then.
You belong to the next generation.
The younger generation looks at things differently.

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