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砂時計経済
Readings
すなどけいけいざい
sunadokeikeizai
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
hourglass economy, economy having large upper and lower classes and a small middle class

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ON: サ, シャ KUN: すな
sand

Stroke: 9 Grade: 6 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-5-4 FC: 1962.2


ON: KUN: とき, -どき
time, hour

Stroke: 10 Grade: 2 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 1-4-6 FC: 6404.4


ON: ケイ KUN: はか.る, はか.らう
plot, plan, scheme, measure

Stroke: 9 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-7-2 FC: 0460.0


ON: ケイ, キョウ, キン KUN: へ.る, た.つ, たていと, はか.る, のり
sutra, longitude, pass thru, expire, warp

Stroke: 11 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-6-5 FC: 2791.1


ON: サイ, セイ KUN: す.む, -ず.み, -ずみ, す.まない, す.ます, -す.ます, すく.う, な.す, わたし, わた.る
settle (debt, etc.), relieve (burden), finish, come to an end, excusable, need not

Stroke: 11 Grade: 6 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-8 FC: 3012.2