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両面
Readings
りょうめん
ryoumen
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
both sides, two sides, double-sidedbiface, deux côtésbeide Seiten, Vorder und Rückseite, zwei Richtungen

Kanji
ON: リョウKUN: てる, ふたつ
both, old Japanese coin, counter for carriages (e.g., in a train), two

ON: メン, ベンKUN: おも, おもて, つら
mask, face, features, surface

Example sentences
彼らの申し出には両面があるぞ。Parts: 彼ら (かれら), 申し出 (もうしで), には, 両面 (りょうめん), 有る (ある), Their offer cuts both ways.

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