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  • on reading:
  • ショウ   ゾウ
  • kun reading:
  • かたど
  • meaning(s):
  • elephant, pattern after, imitate, image, shape, sign (of the times)
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アフリカ アフリカぞう African elephant
いしょう vision; strange phenomenon
いじょうきしょう abnormal weather
いんしょう impression
よこならびげんしょう herd instincts
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