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  • on reading:
  • ソウ
  • kun reading:
  • はこ
  • meaning(s):
  • box, chest, case, bin, railway car
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ごみ ごみばこ garbage can or box; rubbish bin
せん せんだんばこ shear box
いんばこ seal (stamp) box
げたばこ shoe rack (in genkan); cupboard (for shoes and clogs)
けしょうばこ vanity case; cosmetics case