TAKOBOTO

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縦横
Readings
じゅうおう
juuou
たてよこ
tateyoko
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
length and width, length and breadth, lengthwise and crosswise, longitude and latitude, vertical and horizontalhorizontal et vertical, longueur et largeur, toute direction

Meaning restricted to じゅうおう
four cardinal points, every direction

Meaning restricted to じゅうおう
as one wishes, as one pleases, at will

Meaning restricted to たてよこ
See also: 経緯, たてよこ, 3
warp and weft, warp and woofвдоль и поперёк, всесторонне, по всем направлениямLänge und Breite, alle Richtungen

Kanji
ON: ジュウKUN: たて
vertical, length, height, self-indulgent, wayward

ON: オウKUN: よこ
sideways, side, horizontal, width, woof, unreasonable, perverse

Example sentences
このテーブルクロスは縦横5フィートと3フィートある。Parts: 此の (この), テーブルクロス, 縦横 (じゅうおう), フィート, フィート, 有る (ある)This tablecloth measures 5 feet by 3 feet.

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