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  • on reading:
  • イン
  • kun reading:
  • る   ちな
  • meaning(s):
  • cause, factor, be associated with, depend on, be limited to
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あくいん root of evil
いちいん a cause
いん cause; factor
って よって therefore; consequently; accordingly; because of
となりとなる いんとなりかとなる to constitute the cause and effect