消費, しょうひ

  • shōhi
JLPT 3

Definition of 消費,しょうひ

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

  • consumption
  • expenditure

Related Kanji

extinguish, blow out, turn off, neutralize, cancel
expense, cost, spend, consume, waste

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Examples of 消費,しょうひ in a Sentence

その多量燃料消費する
The car consumes a lot of fuel.
The Middle East supplies a major portion of the oil that Japan consumes.
収入増えれば増えるほど消費いっそう多くなる。
The more you earn, the more you spend.
Tropical rainforests produce oxygen and consume carbon dioxide.
大量消費する
He consumes an enormous amount of liquor.
This air conditioner consumes a lot of electricity.
日本消費減少している
Japan's consumption of rice is decreasing.
Today, paper is used in quantity every day.
In fact, to move at any speed the polar bear uses twice as much energy as do most other mammals.
We measured the electricity used during air cooling in the same way as heating, and compared the old model air conditioner to the energy conservation (2001) model.
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