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endemic

adjective
 
 
/enˈdem.ɪk/
especially of a disease or a condition, regularly found and very common among a particular group or in a particular area
(尤指疾病或情况)地方性的;(在某地或某些人中)特有的,流行的
Malaria is endemic in many of the hotter regions of the world.
疟疾流行于世界上许多气候较炎热地区。
The disease is endemic among British sheep/to many British flocks.
这种疾病在英国羊只中/很多英国羊群中流行。
There is endemic racism/poverty/violence in many of the country's cities.
该国很多城市中,种族主义猖獗/贫困现象普遍/暴力肆虐。
Disease and illness - general words
(Definition of endemic from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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