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沿岸
Readings
えんがん
engan
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
coast, shore, littoralcôte, rivageпобережьеUfer (von Fluss, See und Meer), Küste, Gestade, Ufergewässer (von Fluss, See und Meer), Küstengewässer

Kanji
沿ON: エンKUN: そ.う, -ぞ.い
run alongside, follow along, run along, lie along

ON: ガンKUN: きし
beach

Example sentences
トロール漁船は沿岸の魚をとりつくしました。Parts: トロール漁船 (トロールぎょせん), 沿岸 (えんがん), (さかな), 取る (とる), 尽くす (つくす)Fishing trawlers have fished out all the local waters.

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