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蔓茘枝
Readings
つるれいし
tsurureishi
ツルレイシ
tsurureishi
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
bitter melon (Momordica charantia), bitter gourdGōyā-Gurke, bittere Gurke, Momordica charantia

Kanji
ON: マン, バンKUN: はびこ.る, つる
vine, rampant, thrive, sprawl, spread, good offices, connections, influence, tendril, powerful

ON: レイ, リ, レンKUN: おおにら
scallion, small onion

ON: KUN: えだ
bough, branch, twig, limb, counter for branches

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