- Example words:
- Japanese apricot (Prunus mume); Japanese plum; ume; Chinese plum; / lowest (of a three-tier ranking system)
- rainy season (in Japan from early June to mid-July); / rain during the rainy season
- umeboshi; pickled dried ume; pickled dried plum
- the end of the rainy season
- entering the rainy season; beginning of the rainy season
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