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Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
critical illness, on the verge of deathagonie, proche de la mortlebensgefährliche Erkrankung, ernste Erkrankung, lebensgefährliche Verletzung

ON: KUN: あぶ.ない, あや.うい, あや.ぶむ
dangerous, fear, uneasy

ON: トクKUN: あつ.い
fervent, kind, cordial, serious, deliberate

Example sentences
君のお母さんは危篤だ。Parts: (きみ), お母さん (おかあさん), 危篤 (きとく)Your mother is in critical condition.
Deine Mutter befindet sich in einem kritischen Zustand.

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