減少, げんしょう

  • genshō
JLPT 1

Definition of 減少,げんしょう

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • decrease
  • reduction
  • decline

Related Kanji

dwindle, decrease, reduce, decline, curtail, get hungry
few, little

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Examples of 減少,げんしょう in a Sentence

When you rely on the team too much, it may reduce your individual competitive instincts.
この人口減少した
The population of this village had decreased.
Education about birth control might help cut down on adolescent pregnancies.
Cases of this nature are decreasing.
However, the general crime number has not decreased though the juvenile delinquency stands out.
A new law is expected to cut air pollution by 60%.
その会社社員の20%一時解雇した。その結果経費減少した
The company laid off twenty percent of its work force; therefore, expenses decreased.
A recent survey shows that the number of smokers is decreasing.
The population of the town decreases year by year.
Japan will need more labor to cope with its declining birthrate.

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