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Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
heat wave, fierce heatcanicule, chaleur torridegroße Hitze, schreckliche Hitze

ON: モウ
fierce, rave, rush, become furious, wildness, strength

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

Example sentences
猛暑をどうしのいでいますか。Parts: 猛暑 (もうしょ), 如何 (どう), 凌ぐ (しのぐ)How are you keeping off this intense heat?

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