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Words — 11 found

Noun, Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
1. algae; waterweed; seaweed; duckweed
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Godan verb with ku ending, Intransitive verb
1. to struggle; to writhe; to wriggle; to squirmUsually written using kana alone
  • その
  • どうぶつ動物
  • おり
  • から
  • 出よう
  • もがいた
  • The animal struggled to get out of the cage.
Godan verb with ku ending, Intransitive verb
2. to act frantically; to make desperate effortsUsually written using kana alone
Other forms
踠く 【もがく】藻搔く 【もがく】
Notes
藻掻く: Ateji (phonetic) reading, Rarely-used kanji form. 踠く: Rarely-used kanji form. 藻搔く: Ateji (phonetic) reading, Out-dated kanji or kanji usage.
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Noun
1. scraps of seaweed
Noun
2. death at sea (metaphor)
  • せんかん戦艦
  • ビスマルク
  • ごう
  • うみ
  • もくず
  • とする
  • には
  • なん
  • はつ
  • ぎょらい魚雷
  • めいちゅう命中
  • させ
  • なければならなかった
  • It took many torpedo hits to send the battleship Bismarck to Davy Jones's locker.
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Noun
1. mozuku (Cladosiphon okamuranus and Sphaerotrichia divaricata, types of edible seaweed)Usually written using kana alone
Wikipedia definition
2. Cladosiphon okamuranusCladosiphon okamuranus (水雲; 藻付; 海蘊; 海雲) is a type of edib... Read more
Other forms
藻付 【もずく】海蘊 【もずく】海雲 【もずく】モズク
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Noun
1. seaweed bed; seaweed forest
Wikipedia definition
2. Kelp forestKelp forests are underwater areas with a high density of ... Read more
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Noun
1. Japanese mitten crab (Eriocheir japonica)Usually written using kana alone
Other forms
モクズガニ
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Noun
1. shed skin (of a snake, insect, etc.); ecdysisUsually written using kana alone
Other forms
蛻け 【もぬけ】藻抜け 【もぬけ】裳脱け 【もぬけ】
Notes
藻抜け: Ateji (phonetic) reading.
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から
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Noun
1. completely empty (of a residence, etc.); vacant; desertedSee also もぬけ
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Noun
2. body from which the soul has left; corpse
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Noun
3. shed skin (of a snake, insect, etc.)orig. meaning
Other forms
蛻の殻 【もぬけのから】蛻けの殻 【もぬけのから】もぬけの空 【もぬけのから】もぬけのカラ
Notes
もぬけの空: Irregular kanji usage.
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Kanji — 1 found

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19 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
seaweed, duckweed
Kun:
On: ソウ
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Names — 68 found

もいけしんでん 【藻池新田】
Place
1. Moikeshinden
もいわ 【藻岩】
Family or surname
1. Moiwa
もいわがわ 【藻岩川】
Place
1. Moiwagawa
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