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pandemic

adjective uk   us   /pænˈdem.ɪk/ specialized
(of a disease) existing in almost all of an area or in almost all of a group of people, animals, or plants: In some parts of the world malaria is still pandemic.

pandemic

noun [C] uk   us   /pænˈdem.ɪk/ specialized
a pandemic disease: a pandemic of influenza an influenza pandemic
Translations of “pandemic”
in Chinese (Traditional) (疾病)大規模流行的,廣泛蔓延的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (疾病)大规模流行的,广泛蔓延的…
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