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運営
Management/Administration
入場
Entrance/Admission
いずれか
either of
以後
after this
施設
Facility, Institution
据え置く
to leave as is
国防長官
Secretary of Defense
国防費
Defense cost
大幅
Big/Drastic
削減
cut/reduction
低下
fall/decline
明らか
obvious/clear
即応
compliance
能力
ability
同盟
alliance
同盟国
ally (of a country)
影響力
Influence/Clout
維持
Preserve/Maintain
自国
one's own country
尋ねる
to ask/inquire
貴金属
precious metal
応える
to respond
意識
consciousness/awareness
金融機関
financial institutions
〜を巡って
to concern
複数
several
衣類
clothes
既婚者
married person
未婚者
unmarried person
伝統的
traditional
求める
to seek; to ask for
重視
importance
分析
analysis
殺害
killing
遺棄
Abandonment
供述
affidavit, testimony
窃盗
theft
逮捕
arrest
遺体
Corpse
捜索
search (for a person)
月中旬
Middle of month
飼う
to raise/keep
数匹
several animals
巻き込む
to involve
捜査
search (esp. in criminal investigations)
水中
underwater
裏付け
backing
乱射
random shooting
死亡
death
容疑者
suspect (person)
夜遅く
Late at night
よりますと
according to
およそ
about/approximately
銃撃
shooting
目撃者
witness
証言
evidence, testimony
地元
home area
現場
actual spot; scene (of some action)
北西
northwest
背景
background/context
臨時
temporary
代理
representation
大使
ambassador
指名
name/nominate
大使館
embassy
閉鎖
closing
再開
reopening/resume
対話路線
Dialogue instead of confrontation
掲げる
to publish
政権
political administration
反発する
to oppose
首都
capital city/metropolis
外務省
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
核開発
Nuclear Development
歩み寄り
compromise
合意
agreement
交渉
negotiations
解決
settlement
首脳
head/leaders
反日
anti-Japanese
薄れる
to fade
冷え込み
Cooling down
経済面
Financial aspects
国有化
nationalization
直後
Immediately following
高まり
rise
反動
reaction
要因
Main cause
統計
statistics
主力
main force
相次いで
One after another
強める
to strengthen
占める
to account for/ to make up
下回る
to be less than
上回る
to exceed
拡大
magnification, expansion
図る
to attempt/ to plot
巻き返し
recovery / rally
駐日
Resident in Japan
the late (deceased)
大統領
president
長女
eldest daughter
着任
take up a new post
就任
inauguration
意気込み
enthusiasm
未明
early dawn
国務省
State Department
尽くす
to exhaust / to serve /to devote
誓う
to swear
通じ
understanding
真摯
sincerity
困難
difficulty
訪問
formal visit
訪れる
to visit
実現
realization (of a dream, wish, plan)
新婚旅行
honeymoon
日米
Japan-America
共通
commonness
価値観
sense of values
結ぶ
to bind together
実感
real feeling
緊密
closeness
友好
friendship
戦略
strategy
貢献
contribution
語り
talking
締めくくる
to bring to a finish
南シナ海
South China Sea
気象庁
Japanese Meteorological Agency (JMA)
船舶
ship
熱帯
tropics
低気圧
low (atmospheric) pressure
気圧
atmospheric pressure
風速
wind speed
北西
northwest
南東
southeast
観測
observation
重要性
Importance
記者会見
Press conference
強調
emphasis
直撃
direct hit
甚大
enormous/serious
現象
phenomenon
気象
weather
激しい
violent/intense/hard
事務局
executive office
次長
vice-
極端
extreme, excessive
予想
expectation
温室
greenhouse
悪化
growing worse/deterioration
述べる
to state
最終戦
final game/the finals
敗れる
to be defeated/to lose
選手権
championship
優勝
overall victory
翌年
following year
copper/bronze
獲得
acquisition
臨み
challenge/confrontation
戦術
tactics
表彰台
winner podium
貨物列車
freight train
踏切
railway crossing
渡る
to cross over
衝突
collision
合わせて
in total
下敷き
pinned under, crushed beneath
原型
original form, base form
壊れる
to be broken
鳴り
ringing
chain
警報器
alarm (fire, burglar, etc.)
強まる
to get strong
専門家
specialist
共同
collaboration/cooperation
順位
order, rank, position
都内
metropolitan area
急務
urgent business
実態
true state, actual condition
話し合う
to discuss
突然
abrupt
繰り返し
repetition
相次ぐ
to follow in succession, to happen one after another
無断
without permission
載せる
to give (so.) a ride; to place on (sth.)
介する
to use as an intermediary
撮影
photographing
機能
Function, Feature
制限
limit, restriction
崩れる
to collapse, to crumble
先鋭化
radicalization, intensification
深刻化
becoming more serious or severe (problem)
苦にする
to worry
後を絶たず
never ending
ネット上
online, on the internet
外れる
to be disconnected
ひき逃げ
hit and run accident causing injury
工事現場
construction site
設備員
guard, security officer
mark, trace, tracks
一角
corner, section
驚く
to be surprised, to be astonished
火山
volcano
噴火
eruption
警戒する
to be vigilant;  to be cautious;  to guard (against)
陸地
land
海上保安庁
Japan Coast Guard (formerly Maritime Safety Agency)
捕らえる
to seize
直径
diameter
上空
sky, high-altitude sky
白血病
leukemia
救う
to rescue from, to save
正体
one's true character, true identity
難病
incurable disease
叶える
to grant (request, wish)
拠点
position
越える
to exceed
出動
dispatch
数千
thousands
声援
encouragement, cheering, support
強盗
robber
激励
encouragement
経産省
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
連携
cooperation, coordination
題材
subject, theme
でたらめ
irresponsible utterance, nonsense, bullshit
消印
postmark
常態化
normalization (of a social problem, of a situation, etc.)
取材
news coverage, collecting data (e.g. for an article), covering (something for media)
即日
same day
予断
guessing
通常
common, general, normal, usual
欠陥
defect, fault, shortage, gap
災害
calamity, disaster
余震
aftershock
漏らす
to let leak, to reveal
配慮
consideration, concern, forethought
完璧
perfect, complete, flawless