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分秒を争う
Readings
ふんびょうをあらそう
funbyouwoarasou
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'u' ending
Idiomatic expression
there is no moment to lose, to fight with every minute and every second

Kanji
ON: ブン, フン, ブKUN: わ.ける, わ.け, わ.かれる, わ.かる, わ.かつ
part, chances, 1%, rate, know, understand, duty, one's lot, degree, share, segment, minute of time, shaku/100

ON: ビョウ
second (1/60 minute)

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

Conjugated forms
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