TAKOBOTO

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関門
Readings
かんもん
kanmon
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
barrier, gatewayépreuve, barrièreShimonoseki (im Westen Honshūs) und der Stadtteil Moji von Kitakyūshū (im Norden von Kyūshū)

Kanji
ON: カンKUN: せき, -ぜき, かか.わる, からくり, かんぬき
connection, barrier, gateway, involve, concerning

ON: モンKUN: かど, と
gate, counter for cannons

Example sentences
これ以上ここでもたついてると、後ろの第二関門からも増援が来て、挟撃されるかも知れねーんだぜ。Parts: 此れ (これ), 以上 (いじょう), 此処 (ここ), もたつく (モタつく), 後ろ (うしろ), 第二 (だいに), 関門 (かんもん), から, 増援 (ぞうえん), 来る (くる), 挟撃 (きょうげき), 為れる (される), かも知れない (かもしれない), If we hang around here any longer there could be reinforcements coming from the second gate to take us in a pincer movement!

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