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Synonyms for contagious diseasecon·ta·gious dis·ease

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contagious disease, contagionnoun

    any disease easily transmitted by contact

    Synonyms:
    contagion, infection, transmission

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  1. Duncan Bew:

    What we can't have is communities having a sense of futility, that violence is inevitable. They deserve better, violence does exhibit similar patterns to contagious disease. We know that. It can be prevented.

  2. Brittany Kmush:

    So it's very contagious -- a very contagious disease -- and if one child comes to a camp with the measles virus and can spread it, then it puts the other children at risk, you're not going to send them to summer camp without sunscreen.

  3. Supriya Kumar:

    When people stay home when sick with a contagious disease like influenza, they actually reduce the likelihood of future illness among co-workers and thus reduce absenteeism in the workplace, managers who realize this and promote stay-at-home behavior in cases of infectious illness are likely to have a more healthy workplace.

  4. James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.:

    Aggression unopposed becomes a contagious disease.

  5. Alan Jackson:

    He is liable for amisdemeanorif it can be established that he willfully exposed himself to a sexual partner while he was afflicted with HIV, in other words, it is a crime to intentionally place another person at risk of contracting your contagious disease.

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