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能 : Ability

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Components:

ability, talent, skill, capacity

On 'yomi:
ノウ(nou)
Kun 'yomi:
よ.く(yo.ku)
Nanori:
たか(taka)(no) のり(nori) よし(yoshi)
Strokes:10
Radical: (130)
Usage Rating:273
JLPT:N3
old JLPT:2
Grade:5
Unicode:080fd
jis208:39-29
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能 Usage examples

代表制(しょくのうだいひょうせい)vocational representation system
掛かり(のうがかり)resembling a noh performance
を演ずる(のうをえんずる)to play a noh drama
(わきのう)minor piece in noh plays
世界モデル(かのうせかいモデル)possible-world model
単一化文法(きのうたんいつかぶんぽう)functional unification grammar, FUG
言語機(げんごきのう)language faculty
言語(げんごのうりょく)(linguistic) competence, language capability
語彙機文法(ごいきのうぶんぽう)lexical-functional grammar, LFG
反証可(はんしょうかのうせい)falsifiability
学習(がくしゅうのうりょく)learning ability
主義(きのうしゅぎ)functionalism
(ぎのうしゃ)technician
特性(せいのうとくせい)performance characteristic
性本(せいほんのう)sex instinct
積載(せきさいのうりょく)carrying (loading) capacity (power)
潜在(せんざいのうりょく)potential, latent faculties, potential capacities
力者(ちょうのうりょくしゃ)person with supernatural power, person capable of extrasensory perception
(ふのうしゃ)impotent (person)
(れいのうしゃ)medium
意思(いしのうりょく)mental capacity
(かんのうき)functional group
検査(かんのうけんさ)sensory evaluation
肝機(かんきのう)liver function
軍事(ぐんじのうりょく)military capability
高機携帯電話(こうきのうけいたいでんわ)smart phone
再生可エネルギー(さいせいかのうエネルギー)renewable energy
市場可(いちばかのうせい)market potential
支払い(しはらいのうりょく)
支払(しはらいのうりょく)
solvency, ability to pay
支払不(しはらいふのう)insolvency
性機不全(せいきのうふぜん)sexual dysfunction
生産(せいさんのうりょく)plant and equipment, production equipment, productive capacity
生産力過剰(せいさんのうりょくかじょう)overcapacity
生理機(せいりきのう)physiology
率給方式(のうりつきゅうほうしき)merit system
力主義制度(のうりょくしゅぎせいど)meritocratic system
放射攻撃(ほうしゃのうこうげき)radiological attack
放射漏れ(ほうしゃのうもれ)radiation leakage
防衛(ぼうえいのうりょく)defense capability, defence capability
わず(あたわず)unable to do, impossible to do
天気(ノーてんき)
転気(ノーてんき)
optimistic, thoughtless, insolent
実行機(じっこうきのう)executive functioning, function execution
無為無(むいむのう)idle and incompetent, accomplishing nothing significant nor being capable of doing so
一芸一(いちげいいちのう)(excelling in) one area or skill, (being skilled or gifted in) one certain area
応変(おうへんのうりょく)ability to take proper steps to meet the situation, ability to adapt oneself to (the requirement of) the moment
小説(かんのうしょうせつ)erotic novel, amorous novel, pornographic novel
再起不(さいきふのう)being beyond recovery, having no hope of recovery
自浄(じじょうのうりょく)self-cleansing power, being capable of purifying oneself
達成可(たっせいかのう)achievable, attainable
不可(ふかのうじ)an impossibility
無芸無(むげいむのう)talentless and imcompetent, incompetent and unaccomplished
無策(むのうむさく)ineptitude and inaction, being incapable of devising any appropriate measures to cope with the situation
実現可(じつげんかのうせい)feasibility