Radioactive iodine exceeding limit for infants found in Tokyo tap water

The Tokyo metropolitan government warns Wednesday that infants should not drink tap water as radioactive iodine exceeding the limit for them were detected in a water sample at a purification plant.







infant <名>乳幼児、tap water 水道水、radioactive <形>放射性の、iodine ヨウ素、detect <動>検出する、purification <名>浄化 <動>purify、plant <名>工場



detect = de(away from) + tect(cover)→覆いを取り去る⇒見つける、detectiveは刑事(見つける人)。

protect = pro(before) + tect(cover)→前を覆う⇒守る。