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See also: Ronin
ronin (plural ronin)
- A masterless samurai.
- (colloquial, Japan) A student who has failed the entrance examination for the high school or university of their choice. If the student does not wish to take the exam the following year or is unable to he/she becomes a ronin, assuming full responsibility for their training and survival.
ronin m (plural ronins or ronin)