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, ち
1. blood, ancestry, lineage, stock
2. (the) blood, feelings, passions
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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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匂い, 臭い, 匂, におい
臭い usu. has a negative connotation
1. odour, odor, scent, smell, stench
2. aura, whiff, smacks of ..., sense, flavour, flavor
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匂う, 臭う, におう
Conjugated: におい
Godan verb, Intransitive, usu. 匂う
1. to be fragrant, to smell (good)
usu. 臭う
2. to stink, to smell (bad)
3. to glow, to be bright
4. to smack of, to show hints of
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