TAKOBOTO

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類友
Readings
るいとも
ruitomo
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 類は友を呼ぶ
hobby friend, friend gained through common interests or personality

Kanji
ON: ルイKUN: たぐ.い
sort, kind, variety, class, genus

ON: ユウKUN: とも
friend

Example sentences
似てくると言うよりは類友みたいな感じですね。Parts: 似る (にる), 来る (くる), と言うより (というより), 類友 (るいとも), みたい, 感じ (かんじ)Rather than coming to resemble each other, it feels like they are birds of a feather.

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