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Noun (futsuumeishi)
falling asleep at the wheelEinschlafen am Steuer, Sekundenschlaf beim Fahren

ON: キョ, コKUN: い.る, -い, お.る
reside, to be, exist, live with

ON: ミンKUN: ねむ.る, ねむ.い
sleep, die, sleepy

ON: ウンKUN: はこ.ぶ
carry, luck, destiny, fate, lot, transport, progress, advance

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

Example sentences
彼は居眠り運転をしていて事故を起こした。Parts: (かれ), 居眠り運転 (いねむりうんてん), 事故 (じこ), 起こす (おこす)Il s'est endormi au volant et a eu un accident.
He fell asleep at the wheel and had an accident.
Er ist am Steuer eingeschlafen und hatte einen Unfall.

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