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同田貫, 胴田貫, どうたぬき

  • dōtanuki


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • Eiroku-period swordsmithing school, named for a place in the old Higo province


  • sword of the Dotanuki school, usually thicker and heavier than regular Japanese swords


  • in fiction, a heavier variant of Japanese sword

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