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Grammar detail: 〜として〜ない

〜として〜ない - not even for; without exception
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noun phrase
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として
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negative verb
is used to express the idea that something is not even slightly the case, that something is without exception.
いちびょう
一秒
として
おな
すがた
姿
たも
っていない

He doesn't maintain the same form even for a second.
ひとり
一人
として
のこ
った
もの
いない
Not even a single one survived.
ひととき
一時
として
はな
せない

I can't take my eyes off it even for an instant.
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Kanji used in this grammar

イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ビョウ    second   
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ドウ   おな same   
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姿
シ   すがた appearance, form, shape   
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ホ   たも to protect, safeguard   
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ジン   ニン   ひと person   
セイ   ショウ    life   なま raw   いかす to enliven   いきる to live   いける to arrange flowers   うまれる to be born   う to give birth to   き pure, undiluted   お to grow, to sprout   はえる to grow, to sprout   はやす to grow, cultivate   
ザン   のこ to remain behind   のこ to leave behind   
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シャ   もの person, someone   
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ジ   とき time, occasion   
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ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
リ   はなれる to be separated, detached   はな to separate, to detach   
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