TAKOBOTO

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成句
Readings
せいく
seiku
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
set phrase, idiomatic phraselocutionRedensart, Idiom, idiomatische Phrase

Kanji
ON: セイ, ジョウKUN: な.る, な.す, -な.す
turn into, become, get, grow, elapse, reach

ON:
phrase, clause, sentence, passage, paragraph, counter for haiku

Example sentences
Call upは電話をかけるという意味の成句です。Parts: 電話をかける (でんわをかける), と言う (という), 意味 (いみ), 成句 (せいく)"Call up" is a phrase that means to telephone.

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