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Definición de “pestilence” en inglés

pestilence

noun uk   /ˈpes.tɪ.ləns/ us    /-təl.ənts/
[C or U] formal any very serious infectious disease that spreads quickly and kills large numbers of people [S] a serious and growing problem: The report states that vandalism is a pestilence which must be stamped out.
(Definition of pestilence from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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