Shift #338

vessel → ability

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Type Polysemy
Language Japanese
Lexeme utsuwa (器)
Meaning 1 vessel しかしながら、食べ物を器から口まで運ぶ必要があり...
"There was, however, a need for food to be carried from the bowl to the mouth..."
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Meaning 2 ability (human) 彼は将来国家の棟梁たるべき器だ
"He has the capacity to be a future leader of the nation."
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