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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かた
Grade: 4
kun'yomi
See also 固まる

EtymologyEdit

The 連用形 (ren'yōkei, continuative or stem form) of verb 固まる (katamaru, to harden, to become firm).

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NounEdit

固まり (hiragana かたまり, rōmaji katamari)

  1. lump, mass, clump, clod, glob

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9