TAKOBOTO

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Readings
しょ
sho
ちょ
cho
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
beginning, inception

Kanji
ON: ショ, チョKUN: お, いとぐち
thong, beginning, inception, end, cord, strap

Example sentences
勝って兜の緒を締めよ。Parts: 勝つ (かつ), (かぶと), (お), 締め (しめ)You must keep up your guard even after a victory.

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