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Synonyms for morbidity
mɔrˈbɪd ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. morbidity(noun)

    the relative incidence of a particular disease

    morbidness, unwholesomeness

  2. morbidity, morbidness(noun)

    an abnormally gloomy or unhealthy state of mind

    "his fear of being alone verges on morbidity"

    morbidness, unwholesomeness

  3. unwholesomeness, morbidness, morbidity(noun)

    the quality of being unhealthful and generally bad for you

    morbidness, unwholesomeness


  1. morbidity(noun)

    unwholesomeness, morbidness

  2. morbidity(noun)

    The quality of being unhealthful, morbid

    unwholesomeness, morbidness

  3. morbidity(noun)

    The incidence of a disease, as a rate of a population which is affected.

    morbidness, unwholesomeness

  4. morbidity(noun)

    An occurrence of illness or disease, or a single symptom of that illness.

    unwholesomeness, morbidness

  5. morbidity(noun)

    Adverse effects caused by a medical treatment such as surgery.

    unwholesomeness, morbidness

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    disease, incidence, illness

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How to use morbidity in a sentence?

  1. The CDC:

    Appropriate and prompt diagnostic testing and treatment are crucial to reduce morbidity and prevent mortality from CO poisoning, identifying and mitigating the CO source is critical in preventing other poisoning cases.

  2. Anthony Fauci:

    This could be a major outbreak. I hope not. Or it could be something that's reasonably well controlled, at the end of the day, this will ultimately go down. Hopefully we could protect the American public from any serious degree of morbidity or mortality. That's the reason why we've got to do the things that we have in our plan.

  3. Carlos Pellegrini:

    The exploratory laparotomy in general is a relatively straightforward procedure for which mortality or morbidity are very low.

  4. Eric Adler:

    What's particularly concerning is the increased mortality associated with heart failure in young people, it's a shame, because Eric Adler have better therapeutics than Eric Adler've ever had before for heart failure : better medicines, better surgeries and mechanical devices that support the failing heart. So it's certainly a bit discouraging from the standpoint of someone that focuses on heart failure to see that despite Eric Adler best efforts and new technologies, Eric Adler're seeing an increase in the prevalence and morbidity associated with heart failure.

  5. Gary Reisfield:

    Much attention has been paid to the explosion of prescription opioid prescribing and the associated morbidity and mortality. Much less attention has been paid to the shadow epidemic of benzodiazepine prescribing and its consequences.

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