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During the Middle Ages, astronomers had clung to the theory of a Greek philosopher.
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Vocabulary list

chuusei
noun, adverb
  1. Middle Ages (in Japan esp. the Kamakura and Muromachi periods); medieval times; mediaeval times
niha
expression, particle
  1. to; for; on; in; at
  2. in order to; for
  3. as for; regarding
  4. while it is (was) the case that ...; indeed ... (but); certainly ... (but)
ni
particle
  1. at (place, time); in; on; during
  2. to (direction, state); toward; into
  3. for (purpose)
  4. because of (reason); for; with
  5. by; from
  6. as (i.e. in the role of)
  7. per; in; for; a (e.g. "once a month")
  8. and; in addition to
  9. if; although
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
tenmongakusha
noun
  1. astronomer
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
aru
godan verb (irregular), intransitive verb
  1. to be; to exist; to live
  2. to have
  3. to be located
  4. to be equipped with
  5. to happen; to come about
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
  3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
  5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
  6. (at sentence-end, rising tone) indicates question
tetsugakusha
noun
  1. philosopher
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
  3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
  5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
  6. (at sentence-end, rising tone) indicates question
setsu
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. theory; doctrine
noun
  1. opinion; view
  2. rumour; rumor; gossip; hearsay
ni
particle
  1. at (place, time); in; on; during
  2. to (direction, state); toward; into
  3. for (purpose)
  4. because of (reason); for; with
  5. by; from
  6. as (i.e. in the role of)
  7. per; in; for; a (e.g. "once a month")
  8. and; in addition to
  9. if; although
sugaritsuku
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to cling to; to depend on; to embrace; to hug
iru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be (of animate objects); to exist
  2. to stay
ichidan verb, auxiliary verb
  1. to be ...-ing; to have been ...-ing

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