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Topic: ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE

Date: 1900-2000
Language: Japanese
Origin: shiatsuryoho, from shi 'finger' + atsu- 'pressure' + ryoho 'treatment'

shiatsu

noun
     
shi‧a‧tsu [uncountable]
MA a Japanese form of massage (=pressing and rubbing someone's body)
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