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KOTSU
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meaning: bone, frame

骸骨 == gaikotsu == skeleton
骨折 == kossetsu == fracture (broken bone)


The top radical is derived from a pictograph of a skull and vertebrae, meaning 'bones'. The bottom radical is 'flesh/of the body' (肉). Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Flesh covered bones.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
Gahoh kanji movie

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