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<s_inf>必用 can imply has to be used rather than is just needed</s_inf>
<audit time="2013-05-16 16:55:11" stat="A" unap="true">
<upd_detl>必用 -必ず用いるもの、必ず用いなくてはならないこと、動作主が能動的に使う

必要 -必ず要るもの、なくてはならないこと
<audit time="2013-05-18 00:09:59" stat="A" unap="true">
<upd_name>Jim Breen</upd_name>
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<upd_detl>I feel this is very subtle. Both Kojien and Daijrin give 必用 as a meaning for 必要 and vice versa. It could be split, with 必用 xrefed to 必要, or there could be a note saying 必用 implies something has to be used rather than is just needed, or we can leave it how it is.... Comments?</upd_detl>
<audit time="2013-05-19 20:32:44" stat="A" unap="true">
<upd_name>Rene Malenfant</upd_name>
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<upd_detl>a note might be appropriate.  would be difficult to keep them separate as the glosses would end up being identical</upd_detl>
<audit time="2013-05-20 00:20:57" stat="A">
<upd_name>Jim Breen</upd_name>
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<upd_detl>See how this goes...</upd_detl>
<upd_diff>@@ -21,0 +21,1 @@
+&lt;s_inf&gt;必用 can imply has to be used rather than is just needed&lt;/s_inf&gt;</upd_diff>

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