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epidemic

noun [C]  /ˌep·ɪˈdem·ɪk/ us  
the appearance of a particular disease in a very large number of people during the same period of time: a flu epidemic
Translations of “epidemic”
in Korean 유행병…
in Arabic وَباء…
in French épidémie…
in Turkish salgın, hastalık salgını…
in Italian epidemia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疾病, (疾病的)流行,傳染…
in Russian эпидемия…
in Polish epidemia…
in Spanish epidemia…
in Portuguese epidemia…
in German die Epidemie…
in Catalan epidèmia…
in Japanese (病気の)流行…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疾病, (疾病的)流行,传染…
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