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, なか
1. inside, interior
2. among, within
3. middle, center, centre
4. during, while, midst, amid
5. interval, gap
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うち, 内,
1. inside, within
Usually in kana
2. while (e.g. one is young), during, within (e.g. a day), in the course of
as 〜のうち
3. among, amongst, (out) of, between
also 裡, 裏; as 〜のうちに after a noun representing a state or condition
4. in (secret, chaos, poverty, etc.), amidst, with (e.g. success)
5. within oneself, one's feelings, inner thoughts
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, ちゅう
Prefix, Suffix
1. medium, average, middle
2. moderation
See 中一, See 中学校, Abbreviation
3. middle school
See 中国・1
4. China
See 中巻
5. volume two (of three)
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, じゅう, ぢゅう
1. through, throughout, in the course of
2. all over or throughout (e.g. a place)
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, チュン
See 紅中, Mahjong term, Abbreviation
1. red dragon tile
2. winning hand with a pung (or kong) of red dragon tiles
Particle, See 乃, occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
1. indicates possessive
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
See が・1
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
often ん
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
Female term or language
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
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くせに, 癖に, クセに
Conjunction, Particle, Usually in kana
and yet, though, when, in spite of
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あくまでも, 飽くまでも, 飽く迄も
Adverb, Usually in kana
to the last, persistency, thoroughness
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