Gaijin

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Gaijin

Japanese term used to describe a non-Japanese investor in Japan (outside person). A more polite version of the same word is gaikokujin which means outside country person.

Gaijin

The Japanese word for foreigner. The term is often used to describe non-Japanese persons and organizations who invest in Japanese securities.
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Gaikokujin Kenkyusei or "Foreign Research Fellow" was the category specified on my university identification card.
Similarly in the academic milieu gaikokujin kyoshi (foreign instructors) are marginalised and education is controlled by an intellectual cartel.
183, 378), and gaikokujin 'alien' becomes gaigokujin (p.