Part of speech:
Any of various highly infectious, usually fatal epidemic diseases.
Capable of being transmitted by direct or indirect contact, as an infectious disease.
Capable of causing infection.
An insurrection or riot
Anything, as a doctrine, regarded as harmful or dangerous
An epidemic that spreads over a very wide area, such as an entire country or continent.
Capable of being transmitted from a person or animal to another person or animal, either through direct or indirect transmission, including insect or other vectors. Chickenpox is a communicable disease.
An outbreak of many instances within a brief period:
A small whip used to inflict punishment.
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