TAKOBOTO

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公衆電話
Readings
こうしゅうでんわ
koushuudenwa
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
public telephone, pay phonecabine téléphonique, téléphone publicтелефон-автоматöffentliches Telefon, öffentlicher Fernsprecher

Kanji
ON: コウ, クKUN: おおやけ
public, prince, official, governmental

ON: シュウ, シュKUN: おお.い
masses, great numbers, multitude, populace

ON: デン
electricity

ON: KUN: はな.す, はなし
tale, talk

Example sentences
あの町かどに公衆電話ボックスがある。Parts: 彼の (あの), 町角 (まちかど), 公衆電話 (こうしゅうでんわ), ボックス, 有る (ある)There is a telephone booth at the corner of the street.

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