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- n. Alternative form of sijo.
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No, no; you can pray the prayer, Ho kai shijo biodo riaku; that would do.
The readjustment problems of Japanese students who leave the fold, then find themselves socially isolated, are well-reported (there's even an established term: "kikoku shijo").
Kikoku-shijo (Returnee children) (The Ainu People) - Hokkaido