海洋

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  • かいよう kaiyou

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  • nounnoun taking the genitive case particle の
    ocean
    • zee, oceaan
      • océan
        • See, Meer, Ozean, Weltmeer
          • óceán
            • море; океан
              • ocean
                • océano
                  • ocean, världshav

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                    • 9 strokes

                      sea, ocean

                    • 9 strokes

                      ocean, sea, foreign, Western style

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                    • Japanese sentence

                      ロブスターは海洋動物の一種に属します。 

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                      Lobsters belong to a class of marine animals.

                      Les homards appartiennent à une catégorie d'animaux marins.


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