お握り

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  • おにぎり onigiri

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  • usually written using kana alonepolite languagenoun
    rice ball (often triangular, sometimes with a filling and wrapped in nori)

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  • 12 strokes

    grip, hold, mould sushi, bribe

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  • Japanese sentence

    サンドイッチとおにぎりじゃ、どっちが重いかしら。 

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    English translation

    Which are heavier, sandwiches or onigiris?