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  • on reading:
  • タン
  • kun reading:
  • みじか
  • meaning(s):
  • short, brevity, fault, defect, weak point
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いっちょういったん merits and demerits; (something having its) advantages and disadvantages; good points and shortcomings
えいようたん Junior College of Nutrition
きみじか short-tempered; quick-tempered; impatient
さいたん shortest
じたん shortening of time