河川敷

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 5 Grade: 1 Grade: S

Etymology[edit]

From 河川 (kasen, "rivers") + (shiki, "underlay")

Noun[edit]

河川敷 (hiragana かせんしき, romaji kasenshiki)

  1. flood plain along a river

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Usage notes[edit]

  • kasenshiki is more commonly used than kasenjiki.