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  • on reading:
  • ソウ   ショウ
  • kun reading:
  • あい-
  • meaning(s):
  • inter-, mutual, together, each other, minister of state, councillor, aspect, phase, physiognomy
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あくそう evil countenance
いそう phase (in science)
いんぞう mudra; hand sign
うんゆしょう Transport Minister
かそう appearance; phenomenon