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noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 通用

noun, suru verb
  1. popular use; circulation
suru verb
  1. to pass as; to pass for

Definition and Synonyms for 通用

Hold be valid, applicable, or true
Synonyms: 生きる, 通じる, 通用
Currency general acceptance or use
Synonyms: 流行, 流行り, 通用
Acceptance the state of being acceptable and accepted
Synonyms: 通用

Meanings for each kanji in 通用

» traffic; pass through; avenue; commute; counter for letters, notes, documents, etc.
» utilize; business; service; use; employ

Categories 通用 is a member of

Exist have an existence, be extant
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Prevalence the quality of prevailing generally
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Situation the general state of things
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 通用

Sample Sentences for 通用

The upstart tried to pass for a man of culture.
He passes for a college student.
He still passes as a college student now.
She is proof against flattery.
She could pass for twenty.

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