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浮腫む
Readings
むくむ
mukumu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
intransitive verb
Usually written using kana alone
to swell, to become swollen, to be puffy (e.g. face from lack of sleep), to be bloated (esp. from fluid retention)anschwellen

Kanji
ON: KUN: う.く, う.かれる, う.かぶ, む, う.かべる
floating, float, rise to surface

ON: シュ, ショウKUN: は.れる, は.れ, は.らす, く.む, はれもの
tumor, swelling

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
手足がむくんでいます。Parts: 手足 (てあし), 浮腫む (むくむ)My hands and legs are swollen.

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