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魚は頭から腐る, さかなはあたまからくさる
Expression, Proverb
the fish rots from the head, decay starts at the top
逃がした魚は大きい, にがしたさかなはおおきい
Expression, Proverb
the biggest fish is always the one that got away
釣り落とした魚は大きい, つりおとしたさかなはおおきい
Expression, Proverb
the biggest fish is always the one that got away
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