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ROU

mo(ru), mo(reru), mo(rasu)

meaning: leak

漏電 == rouden == (noun) leakage, short circuit, power failure
脱漏 == datsurou == (noun) omission




Left radical is a radical form of 'water'. Inner/bottom radical is 'rain' (雨). Radical between them is a Non-General Use character meaning 'corpse', a simplification of a more complex radical meaning 'building'. This character originally referred to a building with a roof leaky to rain. Henshall as a mnemonic: ''Rainwater leaks onto corpse.''

Info from Taka Kanji Database
List of compounds including this character from Risu Dictionary

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