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Noun (futsuumeishi)
Idiomatic expression
last moment, eleventh hour

Noun (futsuumeishi)
orig. meaning
platform made of dirt used to perform executions (decapitations) in the Edo period

ON: ド, ト KUN: つち
soil, earth, ground, Turkey

Stroke: 3 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-3-2 FC: 4010.0

ON: ダン, タン
podium, stage, rostrum, terrace

Stroke: 16 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-3-13 FC: 4011.1

ON: ジョウ, チョウ KUN:
location, place

Stroke: 12 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-3-9 FC: 4612.2

Parts: 此れ (これ) (かれ) 土壇場 (どたんば)
This is his eleventh hour.

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