When the DIRECTOR SAYS, you gotta arrange these sticks into a bundle, you do it, no questions asked, because she's always CORRECT.
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to arrange or prepare - usually used with "prepare a hairstyle", or "clean up a sentence on a re-write of a paper", and not used anywhere else. Sometimes books will refer to someone who is pretty as having a 整った顔 (totono-ta kao) (literally: a well-arranged face!)
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something is arranged in a certain formation.
arrange things, like arranging papers alphabetically, or arranging books by topic.
You arrange sticks in a BUNDLE,
but you tear up shit with your SWORD.
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