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黄砂黄沙
Readings
こうさ
kousa
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
loess, yellow sand, bai, dust from the Yellow River region (in China)gelber Sand, Wüste, Sandwüste, gelber Ocker, gelbe Erde, Löss, Phänomen, dass Löss aus China vom Wind aufgewirbelt und verbreitet wird (reicht zum Frühlingsanfang mitunter bis Japan)

Kanji
ON: コウ, オウKUN: き, こ-
yellow

ON: サ, シャKUN: すな
sand

ON: コウ, オウKUN: き, こ-
yellow

ON: サ, シャKUN: すな, よなげる
sand

Example sentences
花粉よりも小さな黄砂をマスクでどれだけ防ぐことが出来るのか?花粉よりもずっと厄介者のように思います。Parts: 花粉 (かふん), よりも, 小さな (ちいさな), 黄砂 (こうさ), マスク, どれだけ, 防ぐ (ふせぐ), (こと), 出来る (できる), 花粉 (かふん), よりも, ずっと (ずーっと), 厄介者 (やっかいもの), (よう), 思う (おもう)Just how well can masks block the, even smaller than pollen, yellow sand dust? I think it much more of a nuisance than pollen.

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