“Sanmitsu” — the “Three Cs” approach to preventing COVID-19 infection by avoiding closed spaces, crowds and close-contact situations — was chosen Tuesday as Japan’s buzzword of the year.
With the novel coronavirus pandemic dominating everyday lives, words that made the top 10 were largely related to the virus. They included:
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