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  • on reading:
  • クツ
  • kun reading:
  • meaning(s):
  • dig, delve, excavate
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ほりいど a well
げる ほりさげる to dig down; to delve into; to get to the bottom of (a matter); to investigate further
ほりごたつ low, covered table placed over a hole in the floor of a Japanese-style room
ほりわり canal
こす ほりおこす to dig up