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  • on reading:
  • キョウ   ケイ
  • kun reading:
  • きそう   
  • meaning(s):
  • emulate, compete with, bid, sell at auction, bout, contest, race
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きそいあう to compete with; to vie for
きおいはだ manliness; gallantry
きそう to emulate; to compete with
せりあい competition
せりあう to struggle for; to compete with; to vie with