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Noun (futsuumeishi)
bodychair, corps, personne

one's place, one's position
main part, meat (as opposed to bone, skin, etc.), wood (as opposed to bark), blade (as opposed to its handle), container(as opposed to its lid)Körper, Person, man selbst, Fleisch, Fischfleisch, jmds. sozialer Status, Behälter, Schale, Topf, Schwertklinge
ON: シンKUN:
somebody, person, one's station in life

Example sentences
冷たい風が彼のコートを通して身にしみた。Parts: 冷たい (つめたい), (かぜ), (かれ), コート, を通して (をとおして), (み), 沁みる (しみる)The cold wind cut through his coat.

お母さんの身になってごらんなさい。Parts: お母さん (おかあさん), (み), になる, ご覧なさい (ごらんなさい)Try putting yourself in your mother's shoes.

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