TAKOBOTO

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横箸
Readings
よこばし
yokobashi
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
joining both chopsticks together and using them as a spoon (breach of chopstick etiquette)

Kanji
ON: オウKUN: よこ
sideways, side, horizontal, width, woof, unreasonable, perverse

ON: チョ, チャクKUN: はし
chopsticks

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