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Kanji 2110

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Synopsis

Find out how 顔 and 貌 differ when they represent "face." See what the Japanese mean when they compare someone to a sculpture. Discover the controversy surrounding the "last samurai," and read about a renowned photographer, as well as a rebellious pretty boy. Also learn to say, "I was captivated by her beauty," and to talk about drastic changes in appearance.

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Cover of essay 2110 on 貌, titled "From the Looks of Things"
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JOYO ON-YOMI
ボウ
JOYO KUN-YOMI
None
STROKES14
RADICAL豸 (153: badger)
JLPT-
HALPERN-/1408
HENSHALL-/1979
SPAHN4c10.6