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空気
Readings
くうき
kuuki
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
air, atmosphereair, atmosphère

See also: 空気を読む, くうきをよむ
mood, situation

Colloquialism
someone with no presence, someone who doesn't stand out at allLuft, Atemluft, Erdatmosphäre, Atmosphäre (eines Ortes oder in einer Gruppe), Klima

Kanji
ON: クウKUN: そら, あ.く, あ.き, あ.ける, から, す.く, す.かす, むな.しい
empty, sky, void, vacant, vacuum

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

Example sentences
空気は音の媒体だ。Parts: 空気 (くうき), (おと), 媒体 (ばいたい)The air is a medium for sound.

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