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Noun
1. rain water
  • ひさし
  • から
  • あまみず雨水
  • したたりおち滴り落ちている
  • The eaves are dripping.
Noun
2. "rain water" solar term (approx. February 19)Only applies to うすい, See also 二十四節気
Wikipedia definition
3. Yushui (solar term)The traditional East Asian calendars divide a year into 24 solar terms (節氣). Yǔshuǐ or Usui is 2nd solar term. It begins when the Sun reaches the celestial longitude of 330° and ends when it reaches the longitude of 345°. It more often refers in particular to the day when the Sun is exactly at the celestial longitude of 330°. In Gregorian calendar, it usually begins around 18 February (19 February East Asia time) and ends around 5 March.
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Other forms
雨水 【うすい】

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