TAKOBOTO

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回答
Readings
かいとう
kaitou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
reply, answerréponseAntwort, Erwiderung, Entgegnung

Kanji
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: トウKUN: こた.える, こた.え
solution, answer

Example sentences
これらの回答は、原因と結果をはき違えている。Parts: 此れ等 (これら), 回答 (かいとう), 原因 (げんいん), 結果 (けっか), 履き違える (はきちがえる)These answers confuse cause with consequence.

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