臥蚕

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
さん
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

臥蚕 (hiragana がさん, rōmaji gasan, historical hiragana ぐわさん)

  1. a silkworm that is resting in preparation for moulting

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9