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맞이하다

to receive; to greet; to welcome

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정치선전

political propaganda

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우발충돌

an inadvertent conflict

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민간교류

exchanges via civilians (North and South Korean)

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북녘

the north; the northern area (normally referring to North Korea)

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재회

reunion

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총격

an attack by gunfire

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위대한 령도자

the Great Leader (referring to NK's 김정일)

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화해

reconciliation; peaceful settlement (-하다)

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결합

combining; uniting (-하다)

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상봉

a reunion (of long-separated people)

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조속히

promptly; as soon as possible

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동지

a comrade; "(person with) same aim"

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정중하다

to be courteous; to be polite

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즈음하여

at the time of ~; on the occasion of ~;

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임하다

to face; to be confronted by

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만화

a cartoon; a comic strip; manga

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손색이없다

not to be inferior; to be comparable to

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염원

a wish (-하다)

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증오

hatred; loathing; abhorrence (-하다)

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북방한계선

NLL (Northern Limit Line)

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교전

exchange of fire; a battle; "exchange of war"

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어느덧

before one realizes; without one's knowledge

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햇볕정책

Sunshine Policy

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기공식

a ground-breaking ceremony

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사살

killing by gunshot

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전망대

an observatory; an observation tower

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무심히

indifferently; inattentively; thoughtlessly; "with no heart"

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평화

peaceful (-롭다)

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친선

goodwill

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일지

a journal; a diary

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의정서

a letter of intent; protocol

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인도적

humanitarian

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사례

a case; an incident; an example

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자원

(natural) resources

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무시무시하다

to be scary; to be spooky

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개폐회식

the opening and closing of a ceremony

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객실

a guest room (at a hotel, motel, etc)

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직항로

a direct (nonstop) route between airports/seaports

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되뇌다

to repeat verbally; to echo

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선입과

prejudice; "before established view"

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일방

(of) one side; one way

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육로통행

inland traffic; inland transportation

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합의사항

an agreed-upon item/idea

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선군혁명

The term 선군 was coined by 김정일 to refer to his own unique politics and military, which were different from his father's. Thus, 선군정치 means (긴정일's) Military Revolution. The more you know.

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이루다

to accomplish; to achieve

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본디

originally; at first; in the first place

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the -th anniversary

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누누이

over and over (again); time and again

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핵실험

a nuclear test

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설경

a snowy scene

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중대하다

to be greatly important

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생태공원

an "eco park"

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방북

visiting North Korea (-하다)

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롭다

stative verb making suffix that works with a limited number of nouns ending in vowels

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곤충

an insect; insects in general

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체결

signing (an agreement, a contract, etc.) (-하다/되다)

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정상회담

a summit meeting

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독침

a poisonous sting; a poisoned needle; a poisoned dart

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의도

intention

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채택

adoption (-하다/되다)

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외면

to ignore; to turn one's back on (-하다)

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조국

one's fatherland; a home country; "ancestor country"

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인정

acknowledgment (-하다/되다)

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가족애

love for family members; "family love"

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남짓

a little bit over; upward of

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시제품

a test product

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살아생전

in one's life; when one was alive

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이산가족

separated families (North and South Korea)

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다지다

to strengthen; to tighten; to commit oneself

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a chapter; (figuratively) an era

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혈육

family and relatives; "flesh and blood"

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피격

being attacked; being shot; suffering attack

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총재

a secretary general; a president

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반세기

a half century; 50 years

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리행

practice; implementation

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할애

sparing (time, energy, etc.); parting with (a thing) (-하다)

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세분화

breaking down; subdividing; segmentation (-하다/되다)

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캐릭터

a character; a personality; a characteristic; "character"

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흩어지다

to scatter; to spread/to be scattered

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진지하다

to be serious; to be earnest

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도덕적

moral

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제작

manufacturing (-하다/되다)

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대량파괴무기확산방지구상

PSI (WMD Proliferation Security Initiative)

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거치다

to pass through; to go by way of

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왕래

coming and going (-하다)

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제반 분야

various areas; all relevant areas

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일반인

ordinary people; the general public

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취임사

an inaugural address/ speech

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차단

blocking (off/out); cutting off (-하다/되다)

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장벽

a barrier; an obstacle

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개최

hosting/opening (a meeting, event, etc.) (-하다/되다)

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수반

the chief/head (of a government, an organization, etc.)

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자주적

independent; self-reliant; autonomous

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실향민

people who have lost their hometown (in a war or disaster); "people who have lost hometown"

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학문

a study; studies; academics; scholarship; "learning and asking"

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조성

creation; making; construction; establishment (-하다/되다)

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양측

both sides

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결실을맺다

to bear fruit

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입주업체

a resident company (at an industrial site)

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바탕으로

based on; founded on

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지뢰

a landmine; "earth lightning"

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벙어리

a nonverbal person; a person who is not able to speak

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분단

division (especially within a nation) (-하다/되다)

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추진

propel; driving forward (-하다/되다)

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경비정

a guard ship; a patrol ship

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겨레

a people

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상생

living together; coexistence (-하다)

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지향

aspiration; direction (-시키다)

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재앙

a disaster

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발길이끊어지다

to no longer frequent; not to have visitors; "footsteps disconnected"

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애타게그리다

to miss dearly

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위원장

the commissioner; a chief of a committee

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단물

syrup; "sweet water"

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단일민족

the one and homogeneous race (referring to the Korean nation as a whole)

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bruise; contusion (-들다)

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심리전

psychological warfare (basically a verbal attack over the loudspeaker near the DMZ)

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비전향 장기수

a "non-converted" long-term prisoner (referring to a North Korean prisoner, in a South Korean prison, who has not changed his ideology)

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문화운동가

a cultural activist

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조선로동당

the Labor Party of DPRK

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가르다

to divide; to separate

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단합

unity (-하다/되다)

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창건

foundation; establishment (-하다/되다)

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간절하다

to be earnest; to be ardent; to thirst for; to yearn for

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노동력

labor power

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침몰

sinking (-하다/되다)

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의의

a significance; a cause; a meaning

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성언

proclamation (-하다)

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경고방송

a warning broadcast

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실천에 옮기다

to put into practice

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논의

discussion; debate

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한산하다

to be inactive; to be quiet; few people around

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령도

leadership

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서신

a letter

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신뢰

trust (-하다)

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분렬

division; split; segmentation; schism

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숭고하다

to be noble; to be sublime