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  • on reading:
  • メン   ベン
  • kun reading:
  • おも   おもて   つら
  • meaning(s):
  • mask, face, features, surface
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その そのはんめん on the other hand
あんこくめん the dark or seamy side
いちばめん one scene (in play)
いちせいめん innovation; new vista or field
いっせいめん innovation; new vista or field