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間合い, 間合, まあい

  • māi

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • interval
  • distance
  • break
  • pause

Definition

  • suitable time
  • appropriate opportunity

Definition

  • distance between opponents (kendo)

Examples of 間合い,間合,まあい in a Sentence

In music or speaking, a pause is frequently used for dramatic effect.

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