Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
化石 JLPT 1
Kana Reading
かせき
Romaji
kaseki
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    Meaning
    fossil; petrifaction; fossilization; fossilisation
    Example sentence
    手にしてるのは化石です What I have in my hand is a fossil seashell.

Examples of 化石, かせき in a sentence


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