Noun, Suru verb
1. straining; draining
  • とうふ豆腐
  • かる軽く
  • おも重し
  • して
  • 、20
  • ふん
  • ほど
  • おいて
  • みずき水切り
  • する
  • Lightly weigh the tofu down, leave it for about 20 minutes then drain.
2. drainer; strainer; colander
3. cutwater (on ship); forefoot; drip (on building); flashing; throating; starling (on bridge)
4. stone skipping; skipping rocks; ducks and drakes
Noun, Suru verb
5. snipping the stem of a cut flower without raising it out of water
Wikipedia definition
6. Stone skippingStone skipping is a pastime which involves throwing a stone with a flattened surface across a lake or other body of water in such a way that it bounces off the surface of the water. The object of the game is to see how many times a stone can be made to bounce before sinking.
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Other forms
水きり 【みずきり】


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