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希薄, 稀薄, きはく
1. thin (air), weak (liquid), dilute, sparse (population), rarefied
2. lacking (enthusiasm, consideration, substance, etc.), insubstantial, deficient, tenuous (link)
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南無, なむ, なも
Conjunction, Interjection, Buddhist term
amen, hail
1. although, despite, even though, and yet
2. whereas, while
3. if only, I wish
4. in order to
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なり, 形, 態
May take 'no', See なりに, Usually in kana
style, way, shape, form, appearance, state
なり, 也
Auxiliary verb, Irregular ru verb, plain form ends with -ri, Usually in kana, Archaism, affirmative; meaning 〜だ、〜である
1. to be
See なる・1, meaning 〜にある、〜にいる; usu. なる
2. to be (location)
Suffix, indicates exact sum on a receipt, envelope, etc.
3. sum of money
鳴り, なり
ringing, sound
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生り, なり
bearing (fruit)
成り, 為り, なり
See 成る・10, Shogi term
promoted (of a piece)
1. or something, for instance ... (though there are other suitable options)
after dictionary form verb
2. as soon as, right after
after past tense verb
3. while still, with previous state still in effect
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Suffix, Godan verb, See つつ・1, with -masu stem
to be doing, to be in the process of doing
まさに, 正に
Adverb, Usually in kana
1. exactly, just, precisely, really, truly, surely, certainly, without doubt
2. right (when), just (as)
also written as 将に
3. just (about to), on the point of, on the verge of, on the brink of
as まさに...べき; also written as 当に
4. really (ought to), certainly (should), naturally
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まさに, 当に
Adverb, See まさに・4, Usually in kana
really (ought to), certainly (should), naturally
まさに, 将に
Adverb, See まさに・3, Usually in kana
just (about to), on the point of, on the verge of, on the brink of