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処暑
Readings
しょしょ
shosho
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 二十四節気
"limit of heat" solar term (approx. Aug. 23, when the weather is said to start cooling down)Zeit um den 23. August, wenn die Sonne den 150. Längengrad berührt (einer der 24 Abschnitte des traditionellen Sonnenjahres nach dem alten Kalender)

Kanji
ON: ショKUN: ところ, -こ, お.る
dispose, manage, deal with, sentence, condemn, act, behave, place

ON: ショKUN: あつ.い
sultry, hot, summer heat

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