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相争う
Readings
あいあらそう
aiarasou
Meanings
Godan verb with 'u' ending
to fight with each other, to fight amongst yourselves

Kanji
ON: ソウ, ショウKUN: あい-
inter-, mutual, together, each other, minister of state, councillor, aspect, phase, physiognomy

ON: ソウKUN: あらそ.う, いか.でか
contend, dispute, argue

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
ライオンは餌を求めて相争った。Parts: ライオン, (えさ), 求める (もとめる), 相争う (あいあらそう)The lions fought with each other to get food.

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