TAKOBOTO

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矢床
Readings
やっとこ
yattoko
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
pincers, nippers, pliersFlachzange

Kanji
ON: キョウKUN: はさみ, はさ.む, つるぎ
scissors

ON: KUN:
dart, arrow

ON: ショウKUN: とこ, ゆか
bed, counter for beds, floor, padding, tatami

Example sentences
ジェイはその古いはさみを拾い上げた。Parts: 其の (その), 古い (ふるい), (はさみ), 拾い上げる (ひろいあげる)Jay picked up the old scissors.

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