TAKOBOTO

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横ばい横這い
Readings
よこばい
yokobai
ヨコバイ
yokobai
Meanings
Meaning restricted to よこばい
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
sidewise crawl (e.g. of a crab), crawling sideways

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
leafhopper (insect), jassid

See also: ヨコバイガラガラヘビ
Abbreviation
Usually written using kana alone
sidewinder (Crotalus cerastes)

levelling off (of prices, etc.), stabilizingSeitwärtslaufen, Stabilbleiben, Beibehalten einer Höhe
Kanji
ON: オウKUN: よこ
sideways, side, horizontal, width, woof, unreasonable, perverse

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

ON: シャ, ゲンKUN: は.う, は.い, むか.える, この
crawl, creep, grovel, trail (vines)

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