Epidemic synonyms

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A virulent, infectious disease that is caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis (syn. Pasteurella pestis ) and is transmitted primarily by the bite of fleas from an infected rodent, especially a rat. In humans it occurs in bubonic form, marked by lymph node enlargement, and in pneumonic form, marked by infection of the lungs, and can progress to septicemia.
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Capable of being transmitted by direct or indirect contact, as an infectious disease.
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Capable of causing infection.
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A sudden increase:
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A pernicious, evil influence or agent.
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Pandemic is defined as a widespread 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 action of the verb catch.
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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.
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An outbreak of many instances within a brief period:
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The definition of limited is something or someone with boundaries or restrictions.
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Native to or limited to a certain region:
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An increasing or becoming increased
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An outbreak of a disease or illness that spreads rapidly among individuals in an area or population at the same time.
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(Medicine) Originating from outside the area in which it occurs.
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A means to inflict such pain or destruction.
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