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00:03 Nov 6, 2003
Japanese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Japanese term or phrase: 寄贈 KISOU
利付国債残高確認証の寄贈証明証, does this refer to 'presentation' or 'donation' in this context?
Sasshiro-san
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5 +1donation, contributionxxxjsl
3 +1donation / contribution
seika


  

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寄贈 KISOU
donation / contribution


Explanation:
I would say donation..

seika
United States
Local time: 17:15
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
PRO pts in pair: 141

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23 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
donation, contribution


Explanation:
In this case, it should be either "donation" or "contribution", not "presentation".

BTW, the pronunciation of "寄贈" is generally "きぞう" (kizoo), not "きそう" (kisoo).


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Note added at 2003-11-06 00:31:01 (GMT)
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Please also refer to the following document, where ¥"寄贈証明証¥" is translated as ¥"Letter of Donations¥":

http://www.aarjapan.gr.jp/act/tajikistan/񍐏(nra...


xxxjsl
Local time: 06:15
PRO pts in pair: 1098

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agree  seika: You can pronunce "gisoh" also. It is not a mistake.
1 hr
  -> No. "gisoh" is not a correct pronunciation: it would be most likely "偽装". "寄贈" can be pronunced as "kisoo", but the *general* pronunciation is "kizoo".
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