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上空, じょうくう

  • jōkū
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • sky
  • the skies
  • high-altitude sky
  • upper air

Examples of 上空,じょうくう in a Sentence

A cold wave passed over Japan.
その飛行機富士山上空飛んだ。
The plane flew over Mt. Fuji.
Smog hung over Tokyo.
Even the upper atmosphere is polluted.
我々は、39、000フィート上空航行です
We are cruising at an altitude of 39,000 feet.
When warm, light, air crosses mountains it rises into the upper atmosphere and does not fall back to the ground. In this, and other, ways wind changes with the terrain.
上空飛行機が飛んでいる。
A plane is flying above the city.
The helicopter is hovering overhead.
The day was bright, nor were there clouds above.
We had a glimpse of the lake as we flew over it.

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