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On-yomi
ヨウ
you
Kun-yomi
い.る
i.ru
かなめ
kaname
Nanori
とし
toshi
Meaning need, main point, essence, pivot, key to

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要る いる
iru
Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to need, to want
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要素 ようそ
youso
  1. noun component, factor, item (e.g. in list)
  2. computer term element (e.g. in array), member (e.g. data structure)
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主要 しゅよう
shuyou
na-adjective noun chief, main, principal, major
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需要 じゅよう
juyou
noun demand, request
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要点 ようてん
youten
noun gist, main point
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重要 じゅうよう
juuyou
na-adjective noun important, momentous, essential, principal, major
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要求 ようきゅう
youkyuu
noun auxillary suru verb demand, firm request, requisition, requirement, desire
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要するに ようするに
yousuruni
Expression adverb in a word, after all, the point is ..., in short ..., to put simply, the long and short of it is that ....
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要旨 ようし
youshi
noun point, essentials, gist, summary, fundamentals
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要領 ようりょう
youryou
  1. noun point, gist, essentials, tenets, outline
  2. knack, trick, the ropes
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要因 よういん
youin
noun no-adjective main cause, primary factor
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要請 ようせい
yousei
  1. noun auxillary suru verb appeal, call for something, request, claim, demand
  2. noun axiom
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要望 ようぼう
youbou
noun auxillary suru verb demand for, request
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要する ようする
yousuru
suru verb (special) transitive verb to need, to demand, to take, to require
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かなめ
kaname
  1. noun pivot
  2. vital point, cornerstone, keystone
  3. Japanese photinia
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不要 ふよう
fuyou
na-adjective noun no-adjective unnecessary, unneeded
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要項 ようこう
youkou
noun important points, main points
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要約 ようやく
youyaku
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective summary, digest
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要所 ようしょ
yousho
noun important point, important position
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必要 ひつよう
hitsuyou
  1. na-adjective necessary, needed, essential, indispensable
  2. noun necessity, need, requirement
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強要 きょうよう
kyouyou
noun auxillary suru verb coercion, extortion, compulsion, force
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不必要 ふひつよう
fuhitsuyou
na-adjective noun unnecessary, undesired
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要注意 ようちゅうい
youchuui
noun attention (care) required, needs special attention
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必要性 ひつようせい
hitsuyousei
noun necessity
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要員 よういん
youin
noun essential member, necessary person, personnel
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要綱 ようこう
youkou
noun main principle, gist, general plan, guidelines, outline
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要件 ようけん
youken
  1. noun important matter
  2. requirement, requisite, necessary condition, sine qua non
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要人 ようじん
youjin
noun important person
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概要 がいよう
gaiyou
noun (temporal) outline, summary, abridgment, synopsis
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身代金要求 みのしろきんようきゅう
minoshirokinyoukyuu
noun ransom demand
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要は ようは
youha
adverb in short, the point is
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肝要 かんよう
kanyou
na-adjective noun no-adjective essential, vital, crucial, importance
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所要 しょよう
shoyou
noun no-adjective required, needed, necessary
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法要 ほうよう
houyou
noun Buddhist memorial service
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要衝 ようしょう
youshou
noun important point, strategic position, key point
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要職 ようしょく
youshoku
noun important office
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重要文化財 じゅうようぶんかざい
juuyoubunkazai
noun important cultural property, important cultural asset
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学習指導要領 がくしゅうしどうようりょう
gakushuushidouyouryou
noun government course (curriculum) guidelines
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緊要 きんよう
kinyou
na-adjective noun momentous, exigent, urgent, important, vital
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要塞 ようさい
yousai
noun fort, stronghold, fortification
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要覧 ようらん
youran
noun outline, summary, survey, handbook
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要らぬ いらぬ
iranu
na-adjective needless
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重要視 じゅうようし
juuyoushi
noun auxillary suru verb regarding highly, attaching importance to
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指導要領 しどうようりょう
shidouyouryou
noun government-approved curriculums, (educational) guidelines
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必要条件 ひつようじょうけん
hitsuyoujouken
noun necessary condition, requirement
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要心 ようじん
youjin
noun auxillary suru verb care, precaution, guarding, caution
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要慎 ようじん
youjin
noun auxillary suru verb care, precaution, guarding, caution
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要訳 ようやく
youyaku
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective summary, digest
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会社概要 かいしゃがいよう
kaishagaiyou
noun company overview
紀要 きよう
kiyou
noun bulletin, memoirs
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