TAKOBOTO

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幽霊蜘蛛
Readings
ゆうれいぐも
yuureigumo
ユウレイグモ
yuureigumo
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
pholcid spider (any spider of family Pholcidae, esp. species Pholcus crypticolens)

See also: 座頭虫
Colloquialism
harvestman, daddy longlegs

Kanji
ON: ユウ, ヨウKUN: ふか.い, かす.か, くら.い, しろ.い
seclude, confine to a room, deep, profound, secluded, faint, dark, tranquil, calm

ON: レイ, リョウKUN: たま
spirits, soul

ON: KUN: くも
spider

ON: チュ, シュ
spider

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