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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to make (the best) use of; to put to good use; to leverage (skills, attributes, experience, etc.); to capitalise on (experience, etc.)
Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
2. to let live; to keep alive
Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
3. to revive; to resuscitate; to bring back to life
  • しんていし心停止
  • かんじゃ患者
  • おうきゅうしょち応急処置
  • 生かした
  • We used emergency measures to revive the cardiac arrest patient.
Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
4. to restore (a deleted passage; in proofreading)
Other forms
活かす 【いかす】

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