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tabaco [1 record]

Record 1 2004-02-23


Subject field(s)
  • Industrial Crops
  • Tobacco Industry
  • Cancers and Oncology

The dried leaves of a solanaceous plant [that] may be chewed, snuffed and, principally, smoked.


Tobacco is responsible for one third of deaths from cancer and causes 90% of lung cancers (chiefly due to cigarettes).


  • Culture des plantes industrielles
  • Industrie du tabac
  • Cancers et oncologie

Feuilles séchées de la plante de la famille des solanacées pouvant être mâchées, prisées mais surtout fumées.


Le tabac est responsable d'un tiers des décès par cancer et entraîne 90 % des cancers du poumon (essentiellement dus à la cigarette).


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Cultivo de plantas industriales
  • Industria tabacalera
  • Tipos de cáncer y oncología

Hojas de la planta del tabaco, que se secan para elaborar fundamentalmente cigarros y cigarrillos.


Su consumo causa cáncer de pulmón, así como otros tipos de cáncer y enfermedades.

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