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English Translation of Sentence

The new law should take a bite out of organized crime.
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Vocabulary list

houritsu
noun, no adjective
  1. law
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
soshikihanzai
noun
  1. organized crime; organised crime
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.
genshou
noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. decrease; reduction; decline
sasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to pierce; to stab; to prick; to thrust; to bite; to sting; to pin down; to stitch; to put (a runner) out; to pole (a boat); to catch (with a line); to stick
sasu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to raise (e.g. hands, umbrella); to stretch out
  2. to be tinged
  3. to wear at one's side (e.g. sword)
  4. to shine
  5. to provoke a feeling
sasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to point
  2. to nominate; to select someone; to specify some person
  3. to identify; to indicate; to point out
deshou
expression
  1. seems; I think; I guess; I wonder; I hope
  2. don't you agree?; I thought you'd say that!

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