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It drew strength from the not-so-young people who braved the bitter cold and scorching heat to knock on doors of perfect strangers, and from the millions of Americans who volunteered and organized and proved that more than two centuries later a government of the people, by the people, and for the people has not perished from the Earth.
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yaku
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to bake; to grill
  2. to develop (photos)
  3. to suntan
  4. to burn (in flames, down, CD, DVD, etc.); to scorch
  5. to be jealous; to be envious
yakeru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to burn; to be roasted; to be heated; to be sunburnt; to fade (in the sun); to glow red (i.e. of the sky at sunset)
  2. to be jealous; to be envious
youna
pre-noun adjectival
  1. like; similar to
atsusa
noun
  1. heat; hotness
hidoi
i adjective
  1. cruel; awful; severe; very bad; serious; terrible; heavy; violent
samusa
noun
  1. coldness
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
taeru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb, transitive verb
  1. to bear; to stand; to endure; to put up with
  2. to support; to withstand; to resist; to brave
  3. to be fit for; to be equal to
mattaku
adverb
  1. really; truly; entirely; completely; wholly; perfectly
  2. indeed
  3. good grief (expression of exasperation)
mishiranu
pre-noun adjectival
  1. unknown; unacquainted; strange
jin
suffix
  1. -ian (e.g. Italian, etc.) (attaches to name of country to denote nationality); -er (e.g. performer, etc.) (attaches to name of occupation)
  2. (usu. in compound words) man; person; people
nin
tari
ri
counter
  1. counter for people
  2. (usu. in compound words) person
hito
noun
  1. man; person
  2. human being; mankind; people
  3. character; personality
  4. man of talent; true man
  5. other people
  6. adult
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
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.
nokku
noun, suru verb
  1. knock
  2. fungo (baseball)
shisu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to contribute; to play a part in; to have a hand in
  2. to finance
shisu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to die
shisuru
suru verb (special class), intransitive verb
  1. to contribute; to play a part in; to have a hand in; to be conducive to; to be instrumental in
  2. to finance
shisuru
suru verb (special class), intransitive verb
  1. to die
sorehodo
adverb
  1. to that degree; extent
jin
suffix
  1. -ian (e.g. Italian, etc.) (attaches to name of country to denote nationality); -er (e.g. performer, etc.) (attaches to name of occupation)
  2. (usu. in compound words) man; person; people
nin
tari
ri
counter
  1. counter for people
  2. (usu. in compound words) person
hito
noun
  1. man; person
  2. human being; mankind; people
  3. character; personality
  4. man of talent; true man
  5. other people
  6. adult
kara
particle
  1. from (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity); since
  2. from (originator)
  3. because
  4. out of (constituent, part)
  5. through (e.g. window, vestibule)
  6. after; since (following te-form verb)
jihatsuteki
na adjective
  1. spontaneous; voluntary
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
soshiki
noun, suru verb
  1. organization; organisation
  2. structure; construction
  3. tissue
  4. system
sareru
ichidan verb
  1. honorific or passive form of the verb "suru"
oomitakara
noun, no adjective
  1. imperial subjects; the people
jinmin
noun
  1. people; public
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)
oomitakara
noun, no adjective
  1. imperial subjects; the people
jinmin
noun
  1. people; public
niyoru
expression
  1. by means of; due to; because of; according to
oomitakara
noun, no adjective
  1. imperial subjects; the people
jinmin
noun
  1. people; public
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)
tame
noun
  1. good; advantage; benefit; welfare
  2. sake; purpose; objective; aim
  3. consequence; result; effect
  4. affecting; regarding; concerning
seiji
noun
  1. politics; government
matsurigoto
noun
  1. rule; government
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
kesshite
keshite
adverb
  1. never; by no means; decidedly; indisputably
kessu
godan verb
  1. to decide; to determine
kessuru
suru verb (special class)
  1. to decide; to determine
chikyuujou
no adjective
  1. on the earth
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
kiesaru
godan verb
  1. to disappear; to vanish
nai
i adjective
  1. nonexistent; not being (there)
  2. unpossessed; unowned; not had
  3. unique
  4. indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility
  5. (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective) not ...
  6. (after the -te form of a verb) to not be...; to have not ...
nai
auxiliary adjective
  1. not (verb-negating suffix; may indicate question or invitation with rising intonation)
  2. emphatic suffix (used after the root of an adjective)
koto
noun
  1. thing; matter; fact; circumstances; business; reason; experience
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.
ni
futa
fu
fuu
numeric
  1. two
seiki
noun
  1. century; era
ijou
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. not less than; ... and more; ... and upwards
  2. beyond ... (e.g. one's means); further (e.g. nothing further to say); more than ... (e.g. cannot pay more than that)
  3. above-mentioned; foregoing
  4. since ...; seeing that ...
  5. this is all; that is the end; the end
ato
noun, no adjective
  1. behind; rear
  2. after; later
  3. after one's death
  4. remainder; the rest
  5. descendant; successor; heir
  6. past; previous
  7. more (i.e. five more minutes)
nochi
noun, no adjective
  1. later; afterwards; since
  2. future
  3. after one's death
  4. descendant
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
shoumei
noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. proof; verification
shita
noun
  1. below; down; under
  2. bottom
  3. beneath; underneath
  4. just after; right after
  5. inferiority; one's inferior (i.e. one's junior); younger (e.g. of siblings)
  6. trade-in
  7. preliminary; preparatory
nanbyaku
noun
  1. hundreds
bannin
banjin
mannin
noun
  1. all people; everybody
  2. ten thousand people
mono
noun
  1. person (rarely used w.o. a qualifier)
amerikajin
noun
  1. American person
kara
particle
  1. from (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity); since
  2. from (originator)
  3. because
  4. out of (constituent, part)
  5. through (e.g. window, vestibule)
  6. after; since (following te-form verb)
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)
tsuyosa
noun
  1. strength; power
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.
egaku
kaku
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to draw; to paint; to sketch; to depict; to describe

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