Pandemic

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Pandemic Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • an epidemic that is geographically widespread; occurring throughout a region or even throughout the world
  • existing everywhere; "pandemic fear of nuclear war"
  • epidemic over a wide geographical area; "a pandemic outbreak of malaria"

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  • an epidemic that is geographically widespread; occurring throughout a region or even throughout the world

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Pandemic Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A pandemic (from Greek παν pan all + δήμος demos people) is an epidemic (an outbreak of an infectious disease) that spreads across a large region (for example a continent), or even worldwide.

According to the World Health Organization, a pandemic can start when three conditions have been met:



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* It could be said that the AIDS pandemic is a classic own-goal scored by the human race against itself. - Anne


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