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  • on reading:
  • テキ
  • kun reading:
  • かな
  • meaning(s):
  • suitable, occasional, rare, qualified, capable
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かいてき pleasant; agreeable; comfortable
こうてき ideal; fit; fitted; fitting; suitable
さいてき optimum; the most suitable
じてき living free from worldly care; easy and comfortable living
せいてき (another's) well-being