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滅亡, めつぼう

  • metsubō
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • downfall
  • ruin
  • collapse
  • destruction

Examples of 滅亡,めつぼう in a Sentence

If a nuclear war were to break out, mankind would perish.
Although 475AD is the year that shows the 'decline' of the Roman Empire, it is not the year of its 'fall'.
人類滅亡するだろう
Man would perish.
A fund was set up with a view to preserving our endured planet.
Another war, and we will be ruined.
A nuclear war will bring about the destruction of mankind.

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