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Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
knot (nautical mile per hour)Knoten (Einheit für Geschwindigkeit von Schiffen etc.; eine Seemeile 1852m pro Stunde)

ON: セツ, セチKUN: ふし, -ぶし, のっと
node, tune, knot, knob, knuckle, joint, honor, stanza, clause, verse, occasion, period, season, melody

ON: KUN: かいり, のっと
knot, nautical mile

Example sentences
彼には加古川の人を軽蔑しているふしがある。Parts: (かれ), には, (ひと), 軽蔑 (けいべつ), (ふし), 有る (ある)He seems to hold people from Kakogawa in contempt.

最後の2節を省略して歌いましょうか。Parts: 最後 (さいご), (せつ), 省略 (しょうりゃく), 歌う (うたう)We'll sing that song, omitting the last two verses.

こちらにお出での節は、どうぞお立ち寄りください。Parts: 此方 (こちら), お出で (おいで), (せつ), どうぞ, (ご), 立ち寄る (たちよる), 下さい (ください)Please drop in when you come this way.

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