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KYUU

kiwa(maru), kiwa(meru)
meaning: extreme, suffer

窮極== kyuukyoku == (adjective that takes の) ultimate, extreme
窮境 == kyuukyo == predicament


The bottom radical is a Non-General Use character meaning 'body'. Its right component is 'bow' (弓). Top radical is 'hole' (穴). Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Body bowed in hole—extreme suffering.'

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

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