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Translation of "affect" - English-Japanese dictionary

affect

verb   /əˈfekt/
to cause a change in someone or something ~に影響する, 影響を与える How will the new road affect the community?
to cause a strong emotion, especially sadness (人の心)をかき乱す, 動揺させる Try not to let her criticism affect you.
If a disease, condition, etc. affects someone, the person becomes sick. (病気が人)を侵す, むしばむ The disease affects older people.
(Definition of affect from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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