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  • on reading:
  • キン   ゴン
  • kun reading:
  • つとめる   つとまる   いそしむ
  • meaning(s):
  • diligence, become employed, serve
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かきん overwork
かいきん perfect attendance
がいきん working away from the office
きん be fit for; be equal to; serve
ごん be fit for; be equal to; serve