STDs and STIs in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
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Example of an entry: The Chinese glyph meaning "gonorrhea, urinary hesitancy" is 痳, formed by combining two "wood, woodies" (木), "group" (林) with "sickness, physical condition, disease" (疒). Obviously, the old Chinese sages were vividly depicting that disease is transmitted sexually from one wood to another, and they were not implying trees were involved. More than 800 other glyphs are analyzed.