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白黒
Readings
しろくろ
shirokuro
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
black and white, monochromenoir et blanc

Expression
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
good and evil, right and wrong, guilt and innocenceSchwarz und Weiß, Richtiges und Falsches, Unschuld und Schuld

Kanji
ON: ハク, ビャクKUN: しろ, しら-, しろ.い
white

ON: コクKUN: くろ, くろ.ずむ, くろ.い
black

Example sentences
中国やチベットの山に住んでいる白黒の熊はパンダと呼ばれている。Parts: 中国 (ちゅうごく), (さ), チベット, (やま), 住む (すむ), 白黒 (しろくろ), (くま), パンダ, 呼ぶ (よぶ)The black and white bears living in the mountains in China and Tibet are called 'pandas'.
L'ours noir et blanc qui vit dans les montagnes de Chine et du Tibet est appelé "panda".

ジェーンは、白黒をはっきりさせる人です。Parts: 白黒 (しろくろ), はっきり, 為せる (させる), (ひと)Jane calls a spade a spade.

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