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noun, noun, used as a suffix, counter

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
  1. 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, いっぱし, 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: , たね, 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
Synonyms: ,
Chattel any tangible movable property (furniture or domestic animals or a car etc)
Synonyms: ,

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

It is hard to be successful at both study and club activities.
The evening performance at the Royal Theater had ended, and the audience had gone home.
Each part of the book starts with a quote taken from the life of the author: a passage from a book, a question asked to a stranger on the road, something shouted by a girlfriend.
He put an interesting idea before us.
He ranked close to the top.

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