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  • うで ude

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  • noun
    arm
    • skill, efforts, ability

      Karada - The body

      Different parts of the body in Japanese

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      Karada - The body!

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      • 12 strokes

        arm, ability, talent

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      • Japanese sentence

        あなたにいくら給料を支払うかは、あなたの腕次第ですね。 

        Sentence analysis
        English translation

        How much we pay you depends on your skill.

      • Japanese sentence

        ALSのために、彼の手や腕はペンを握ったりタイプを打ったりすることができないほど弱くなってしまっていた。 

        Sentence analysis
        English translation

        ALS had made his hands and arms too weak to hold a pen or to type.

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      Pronunciation

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      • かいな kaina

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      • archaismnoun
        arm (esp. upper arm)
        • counter
          counter used to measure the thickness of round objects

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          • 12 strokes

            arm, ability, talent