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TETSU


meaning: go through, clear, remove

徹宵 == tesshou == (noun) all night, without sleep
徹底的 == tetteiteki == (noun, adjective that takes な) thoroughness




'Confused evolution'. Left radical is 'go/road'. Middle radical is 'educate' (育), right radical is 'force/coerce/hand with stick' Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Force to go clear through one's education.'

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

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