Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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meaning: barracks, camp, post

駐屯 == chuuton == (noun) stationing [troops], occupancy
駐屯地 == chuutonchi == (noun) garrison




"Of obscure evolution." Originally a pictograph of a sprouting plant. Current meanings may be borrowed. Henshall suggests remembering it by association with 'hair' (毛), and as a mnemonic: 'Hair-like sprouting plant found in camp.'

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

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