丹毒

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たん
Grade: S
どく
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From tan (, cinnabar red, vermilion, red) + doku (, poison, toxin)

Noun[edit]

丹毒 (hiragana たんどく, romaji tandoku)

  1. rose; erysipelas

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.