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Readings
くるり
kururi
Meanings
Adverb (fukushi)
Adverb taking the 'to' particle
Usually written using kana alone
Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
turning around (once)

suddenly, abruptly
completely (wrapped in something), quickly (unwrapping something)
beautiful, round (eyes)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: くるり棒
Abbreviation
flail (for threshing grain)

Kanji
ON: テンKUN: ころ.がる, ころ.げる, ころ.がす, ころ.ぶ, まろ.ぶ, うたた, うつ.る, くる.めく
revolve, turn around, change

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