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  • on reading:
  • ショウ
  • kun reading:
  • える   
  • meaning(s):
  • extinguish, blow out, turn off, neutralize, cancel
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うんさんむしょう vanishing like mist
かいしょう cancellation; liquidation
とりけし cancellation; cancel (CAN)
えた きえたひ dead fire
える きえる to go out; to vanish; to disappear