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Conjunction
1. or; either ... orUsually written using kana alone
Adverb (fukushi)
2. maybe; perhaps; possiblyUsually written using kana alone
Adverb (fukushi)
3. some ... and others ...; sometimes ... and at other times ...Usually written using kana alone, as あるいは...あるいは...
Other forms
或るいは 【あるいは】
Notes
或るいは: Irregular okurigana usage.

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