真髄

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 3
ずい
Grade: S
on'yomi

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

真髄 (hiragana しんずい, romaji shinzui)

  1. (figurative): The spirit or soul of something: its essence, its true quality.
    文学 (ぶんがく)真髄 (しんずい)
    bungaku no shinzui
    the spirit or essence of literature