先端, 尖端, せんたん

  • sentan
JLPT 2

Definition of 先端,尖端,せんたん

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • pointed end
  • tip
  • fine point
  • spearhead
  • cusp
  • vanguard
  • advanced
  • leading edge
  • apex (of a curve)

Related Kanji

before, ahead, previous, future, precedence
edge, origin, end, point, border, verge, cape
be pointed, sharp, taper, displeased, angry, edgy

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Examples of 先端,尖端,せんたん in a Sentence

Past the west coasts of Europe and Africa to the tip of southern Africa.
水面に現れてるのは氷山先端すぎない
What you see above the water is just the tip of the iceberg.
When investigating the pH (acidic, neutral, alkaline) of a liquid, don't soak the litmus paper completely in the liquid but just put the end of the paper in it.
Japanese cameras, cars, and hi-fi equipment are used widely abroad, and few modern industries can manage without advanced electronic equipment developed in Japan.
She is on the cutting edge.
表面に現れているのは氷山先端に過ぎない
Only the tip of an iceberg shows above the water.
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