繋ぎ

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  • つなぎ tsunagi

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  • usually written using kana alonenoun
    link, connection, tie, bond, contact
    • usually written using kana alonenounnoun taking the genitive case particle の
      filler, stopgap (job, budget, etc.)
      • usually written using kana alonenoun
        thickener (e.g. in cooking), thickening, liaison
        • finance termusually written using kana alone
          hedging, hedge
          • see also: 
        • usually written using kana alone
          overalls, coveralls, boiler suit
          • usually written using kana alone
            intermission (in kabuki), interval

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            • 17 strokes

              tie, fasten, chain, tether, connect

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            • Japanese sentence

              すぐにおつなぎします。 

              Sentence analysis
              English translation

              I'll put your call through in a minute.