Itai-itai disease

Itai-itai disease イタイイタイ病 (itai-itai byō) - A disease which occurred from 1912 in Toyama Prefecture, Japan, caused by the mass cadmium poisoning in mining activities - Etym. In Japanese "it hurts-it hurts disease" - Known as one of the "four big pollution diseases of Japan".

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Provoquer une lésion des tissus vivants suite à un accident, une volonté de nuisance, ou parfois dans un but culturel donné.

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Kanji: 障. Radical: 阜. Number of strokes: 14. Meaning: “ hurt”. Pronunciation: ショウ、さわ-るshō, sawa-ru.

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