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Noun (futsuumeishi)
blistering heatchaleur caniculaire, journée caniculaire

See also: 二十四節気
"major heat" solar term (approx. July 23)große Hitze, heißeste Zeit des Jahres (einer der 24 Abschnitte des Sonnenjahres nach dem alten Sonnenkalender; um den 23. Juli)

ON: ダイ, タイKUN: おお-, おお.きい, -おお.いに
large, big

ON: ショKUN: あつ.い
sultry, hot, summer heat

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