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目と鼻の間眼と鼻の間
Readings
めとはなのあいだ
metohananoaida
Meanings
Expression
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 目と鼻の先, めとはなのさき
in front of one's eyes, just nearby, within a stone's throw

Kanji
ON: モク, ボクKUN: め, -め, ま-
eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor

ON: KUN: はな
nose, snout

ON: カン, ケンKUN: あいだ, ま, あい
interval, space

ON: ガン, ゲンKUN: まなこ, め
eyeball

ON: KUN: はな
nose, snout

ON: カン, ケンKUN: あいだ, ま, あい
interval, space

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