割る

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Grade: 6

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割る (transitive, godan conjugation, hiragana わる, romaji waru)

  1. break (into separate pieces)
    ガラスを粉々に割る
    break glass into pieces
  2. split; cut (apart)
  3. separate
  4. divide
    12を3で割ると4になる。
    Divide twelve by three and you get four.
    自治体を3つに割る
    divide a municipality into three municipalities

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割る (hiragana わる, romaji waru)

  1. (mathematics) divided by
    12割る3は4。
    12 divided by 3 is 4.

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