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Hiroshima (Hero-she-ma) - the city where Sadako lives

Peace Day - a holiday that is celebrated on August 6th to remember the people who were killed from the atomic bomb

Bamboo class - the name of her homeroom at school

Dizzy - a spinning feeling

Leukemia (lew-key-me-a) - a blood disease caused by the radiation from the atom bomb

Radiation sickness - another name for leukemia

Atom Bomb sickness - another name for leukemia

Origami (or-i-gom-ee) - the art of paper folding

Kokeshi (ko-key-she) - a type of doll

Kimono (ki-mo-no) - a traditional Japanese dress worn by both men and women for special occasions