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  • usually written using kana alonenoun
    Japanese chestnut (Castanea crenata)

    Japanese Autumm vocabulary

    Japanese seasonal words for autumn

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    Japanese Autumm vocabulary

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      Chestnuts have to be boiled for at least fifteen minutes.