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beat (rhythmic); clapping
Kanji 1695

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Your heart will beat faster as you find out how to keep time in Japanese, how to be offbeat, how to clap at a shrine, and how the word for this differs from the term for ordinary clapping. Learn to say, "The moment I stood up, I hit my head." Find out why people compare julienned veggies to certain pieces of wood, and see all the ways in which the Japanese use that wood.

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JOYO ON-YOMI
ハク, ヒョウ
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RADICAL扌 (64: hand)
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