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duty; war; campaign; drafted labor; office; service; role

ヤクyaku · エキeki
Popularity rank: 315 Pinyin: Korean: yeog Hán-Việt: dịch
Stroke counts: 7 Grade level: 3 JLPT level: 2 Skip code: 1-3-4

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パイプ役[paipuyaku] mediator
悪役[akuyaku] villain
一役[ichiyaku] an office
一役[hitoyaku] role (which someone or something plays in a given situation)
下役[shitayaku] underling
仮役[kariyaku] temporary post
加役[kayaku] temporary extra work
監査役[kansayaku] auditor
顔役[kaoyaku] influential man
区役所[kuyakusho] ward office

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