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a·vi·an

(ā'vē-ăn),
Pertaining to birds.
[L. avis, bird]
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avian

(ā′vē-ən)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of birds.
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a·vi·an

(ā'vē-ăn)
Pertaining to birds.
[L. avis, bird]
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Patient discussion about avian

Q. If the bird flu were to reach North America, how many people would it kill? How do you protect yourself & others? What can we do to protect ourselves against the Avian Flu which has officially begun to infect humans? How many will die?

A. It infected few people working with chickens, it can
T move around, so I wouldn’t worry too much. the chances of that happening is the same as a meteor hitting earth and destroying it, same as a nuclear war in the middle east that will wipe out half of humanity, same as all big disasters that can happen.
Unless it’s your job to worry about it (world health organization) – just try to live peaceful life.

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