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降雨
Readings
こうう
kouu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
rainfall, rainRegen, Regenfall

Kanji
ON: コウ, ゴKUN: お.りる, お.ろす, ふ.る, ふ.り, くだ.る, くだ.す
descend, precipitate, fall, surrender

ON: KUN: あめ, あま-, -さめ
rain

Example sentences
先週の激しい降雨のために出水した。Parts: 先週 (せんしゅう), 激しい (はげしい), 降雨 (こうう), 為に (ために), 出水 (しゅっすい)We had flooding because of last week's heavy rains.

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