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冬将軍

冬将軍

Word of the Day

extremely cold weather

Pronounced: fuyu shogun
It literallly translates as 'Winter (fuyu) General (shogun).' The phrase was originally used in reference to the extreme winter weather in Siberia that troubled Napleon Bonaparte.

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