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肉眼
Readings
にくがん
nikugan
にくげん
nikugen
Meanings
Meaning restricted to にくがん
Noun (futsuumeishi)
naked eyeà l'œil nu

See also: 五眼
Buddhist term
usu. にくげん
the physical eyebloßes Auge

Kanji
ON: ニクKUN: しし
meat

ON: ガン, ゲンKUN: まなこ, め
eyeball

Example sentences
それらの星は肉眼で見える、まして望遠鏡ならなおさらである。Parts: 其れ等 (それら), (ほし), 肉眼 (にくがん), 見える (みえる), 況して (まして), 望遠鏡 (ぼうえんきょう), なら (ならば), 尚更 (なおさら), であるYou can see the stars with your naked eye, and even better through a telescope.

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