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  • me

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  • noun
    eye, eyeball
    • eyesight, sight, vision
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    • look, stare, gaze, glance
      • notice, attention, observation, eyes (of the world, public, etc.)
        • an experience
          • viewpoint
            • discrimination, discernment, judgement, eye (e.g. for quality)
              • appearance
                • spacing (between crossed strands of a net, mesh, etc.), opening, stitch, texture, weave
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                • grain (of wood)
                  • eye (of a storm, needle, etc.)
                    • intersection (on a go board), square (on a chess board)
                      • dot (on a dice), pip, rolled number
                        • graduation, division (of a scale)
                          • tooth (of a saw, comb, etc.)
                            • suffix
                              ordinal number suffix
                              • usually written using kana alone
                                somewhat, -ish
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                              • point (e.g. of change)
                                • see also: 
                                • following -masu stem

                              Karada - The body

                              Different parts of the body in Japanese

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                              Karada - The body!

                              Kanji in this word

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                              • 5 strokes

                                eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor

                              Example sentences

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                              • Japanese sentence

                                彼は崇拝の眼で彼女を眺めた。 

                                Sentence analysis
                                English translation

                                He regarded her with worship in his eyes.

                              • Japanese sentence

                                ヘレン・ケラーは目と耳と口が不自由だった。 

                                Sentence analysis
                                English translation

                                Helen Keller was blind, deaf and dumb.

                              • Japanese sentence

                                2つ目の角を右に曲がりなさい。 

                                Sentence analysis
                                English translation

                                Turn right at the second corner.

                              • Japanese sentence

                                「そのとおり」私は、シャワーを浴びている時に石鹸が目に入るとヒステリー状態になる男のように、娘のこの話に身震いしながら言った。 

                                Sentence analysis
                                English translation

                                Right, I said, shivering at this recital as a man would who gets hysterical while taking a shower if a bit of soap stings his eye.

                              Pronunciation

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                              The word is written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and the romaji transliteration using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer generated audio that can be listened by clicking on it.

                              There are words having multiple different pronunciations. In that case they will be ordered by popularity.

                              • もく moku

                              Translation

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                              • biology termnoun
                                order
                                • item (of a budget revision, etc.)
                                  • counter
                                    counter for go pieces, counter for surrounded positions (in go)
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                                  Kanji in this word

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                                  • 5 strokes

                                    eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor