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The company moved its corporate domicile to Hong Kong for tax purposes.
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Vocabulary list

kaisha
noun
  1. company; corporation
  2. workplace
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
zeikin
noun
  1. tax; duty
ue
noun, no adjective, adverbial noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. above; up; over
  2. top; summit
  3. surface; on
  4. before; previous
  5. superiority; one's superior (i.e. one's elder)
  6. on top of that; besides; what's more
  7. upon (further inspection, etc.); based on (and occurring after)
  8. matters concerning...; as concerns ...
  9. since (i.e. "for that reason")
  10. suffix indicating higher social standing
  11. place of one's superior (i.e. the throne)
  12. emperor; sovereign; shogun; daimyo
  13. noblewoman (esp. the wife of a nobleman)
uwa
noun, prefix
  1. upper; upward; outer; surface; top
kami
noun
  1. upper reaches (of a river); upper stream
  2. top; upper part; upper half (of the body)
  3. long ago
  4. beginning; first
  5. person of high rank (e.g. the emperor)
  6. government; imperial court
  7. imperial capital (i.e. Kyoto); capital region (i.e. Kansai); region (or direction of) the imperial palace
  8. head (of a table)
  9. wife; mistress (of a restaurant)
jou
noun, used as a suffix
  1. from the standpoint of; as a matter of (e.g. fact); in the field of; being of the type of
  2. aboard (a ship or vehicle); on top of; on; above
  3. first volume (e.g. book)
  4. superior quality; best; top; high class
  5. going up
  6. governmental; imperial
  7. presenting; showing
  8. ana- (medical, biol.)
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
mokuteki
noun
  1. purpose; goal; aim; objective; intention
de
particle
  1. indicates location of action; at; in
  2. indicates time of action
  3. indicates means of action; cause of effect; by
  4. and then; so
honsha
honja
noun
  1. head office; main office; headquarters
  2. main shrine
  3. this company; this shrine
shozaichi
noun
  1. location
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
honkon
noun
  1. Hong Kong (China)
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
utsusu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to change; to swap; to substitute; to transfer
  2. to change the object of one's interest or focus
  3. to spend or take time
  4. to infect
  5. to permeate something with the smell or colour of something
  6. to move on to the next or different stage of (a plan, etc.)

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