- Example words:
- offering of mochi rice cakes; mochi rice cakes used as offering
- pie in the sky; castle in the air
- falling on one's backside (behind, bottom); pratfall; / mochi used to celebrate a child's first birthday; mochi tied to a baby's back if he starts walking before his first birthday in order to cause him to fall on his backside
- soft skin; smooth skin
- grill or grate for toasting rice cakes
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