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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
May take the particle 'no'
illumination, lightingilluminationBeleuchtung, Illumination

ON: ショウKUN: て.る, て.らす, て.れる
illuminate, shine, compare, bashful

ON: メイ, ミョウ, ミンKUN: あ.かり, あ.くる, あ.く, -あ.け, あ.ける, あき.らか, あか.らむ, あか.るむ, あか.るい, あ.かす
bright, light

Example sentences
我々は明るさを抑えた照明の中でダンスをした。Parts: 我々 (われわれ), 明るい (あかるい), , 押さえる (おさえる), 照明 (しょうめい), (なか), ダンスWe danced in the subdued lighting.
Nous avons dansé sous une lumière tamisée.

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