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気圧
Readings
きあつ
kiatsu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
atmospheric pressurepression atmosphériqueGasdruck, Luftdruck, Atmosphärendruck, physikalische Atmosphäre (alte Maßeinheit des Luftdruckes; Zeichen: atm)

Kanji
ON: キ, ケKUN: いき
spirit, mind, air, atmosphere, mood

ON: アツ, エン, オウKUN: お.す, へ.す, おさ.える, お.さえる
pressure, push, overwhelm, oppress, dominate

Example sentences
飛行機でお酒飲むと、気圧のせいか酔いやすい。Parts: 飛行機 (ひこうき), お酒 (おさけ), 飲む (のむ), 気圧 (きあつ), 所為か (せいか), 酔う (よう), 易い (やすい)Maybe it's the low air pressure that means you get drunk more easily on planes.

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