Contagion synonyms

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Something that harms a person or thing.
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The act or process of transmitting; a transmission.
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Transmission is the act of sending something like a cold or a message, or the part of a machine that transmits power from the engine to the moving parts.
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The body of all data transferred to one or both parties during an act of communication.
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A harmful or destructive influence:
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Poor health resulting from disease of body or mind; sickness.
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The act or process of contaminating; pollution; defilement; taint; also, that which contaminates.
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The invasion of bodily tissue by pathogenic microorganisms that proliferate, resulting in tissue injury that can progress to disease:
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A particular destructive process in an organ or organism, with a specific cause and characteristic symptoms; specif., an illness; ailment
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The act of corrupting or of impairing integrity, virtue, or moral principle; the state of being corrupted or debased; loss of purity or integrity; depravity; wickedness; impurity; bribery.
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The definition of miasma is steam rising from rotting vegetable or animal matter.
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A pernicious, evil influence or agent.
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A thrust with a lance, which fails of its intended effect.
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(Dated) Poison, especially any of several poisonous plants
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A source of spreading corruption or decay.
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Any of various similar poisons, related to proteins, formed in certain plants, as ricin, or secreted by certain animals, as snake venom: toxins, when injected into animals or humans, typically initiate the formation of antitoxins
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(Figuratively) Feeling or speech marked by spite or malice.
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(--- Archaic) A person employed to help, especially a farm worker or domestic servant.
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any disease easily transmitted by contact
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Any of various diseases characterized by skin eruptions, as smallpox or chickenpox
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