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[はつ()·でん()]
hatsuden
noun, suru verb, no adjective

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[はつ()·でん()]
hatsuden

English Meaning(s) for 発電

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. generation (e.g. power)
noun, suru verb
  1. sending a telegram; telegraphing

Definition and Synonyms for 発電

Generation the production of heat or electricity
Synonyms: 発電
Generate produce (energy)
Synonyms: 発生, 発電

Meanings for each kanji in 発電

discharge; departure; publish; emit; start from; disclose; counter for gunshots Kanji Details »
electricity Kanji Details »

Categories 発電 is a member of

Production manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale
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Make create or manufacture a man-made product
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 発電

Sample Sentences for 発電

Every hospital has a back-up electric generator in case of blackout.
The power plant supplies the remote district with electricity.
Nuclear power is used to generate electricity.
Fear of pollution discouraged people from building homes near power plants.
Here is an atomic power plant.

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