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  • on reading:
  • ジュウ   ニュウ
  • kun reading:
  • やわらか   やわらかい   やわ   やわ
  • meaning(s):
  • tender, weakness, gentleness, softness
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かいじゅう conciliation
ごうとじゅう hardness and softness
らか やわらか soft; tender; limp; subdued (colour or light); gentle; meek
らかい やわらかい soft; tender; limp
らかい やわらかいぶんしょう informal style