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堕 means 'degenerate'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 2237   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-43    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 16 words   Used in 21 words   Used in 3 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ダ
Kun   ろす to abort (a fetus)
  
The top exists as a rare kanji,
⿱  ⿰   () hill   possess   ground; earth  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 堕 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 堕 is used 20 times, read 2 ways.
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depravity; corruption; degradation
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ろす : 3 words FIND ALL
Nidan verb (upper class) with `tsu' ending (archaic), intransitive verb
1. to fall down; to drop; to fall (e.g. rain); to sink (e.g. sun or moon); to fall onto (e.g. light or one's gaze)  (see also: 落ちる; archaic)
2. to be omitted; to be missing  (see also: 落ちる; archaic)
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An additional 1 less common words include 堕 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1539  Joy o' Kanji : 1539  Key to Kanji:

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ダ    degenerate   
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hill   
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ユウ   ウ   あ to possess; to exist   
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ten   じゅう    じつ    と    とう    
ガツ   ゲツ   つき month; moon   
ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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