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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
May take the particle 'no'
recollecting, reminiscing, looking back, retrospection, reviewévocation, rétrospection, souvenirRückblick, Rückschau, Erinnerung, Reminiszenz

ON: カイ, エKUN: まわ.る, -まわ.る, -まわ.り, まわ.す, -まわ.す, まわ.し-, -まわ.し, もとお.る, か.える
-times, round, game, revolve, counter for occurrences

ON: KUN: かえり.みる
look back, review, examine oneself, turn around

Example sentences
その老人はほとんどの時間を青春時代を回顧して過ごした。Parts: 其の (その), 老人 (ろうじん), 殆ど (ほとんど), 時間 (じかん), 青春 (せいしゅん), 時代 (じだい), 回顧 (かいこ), 過ごす (すごす)The old man spent most of his time looking back on his youth.

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