contagiousness


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con·ta·gious·ness

(kon-tā'jŭs-nes),
The quality of being contagious.

con·ta·gious·ness

(kŏn-tā'jŭs-nĕs)
The quality of being contagious.
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Next, where possible, each statement was reduced to a one-word concern ("could I catch it" was reduced to contagiousness, etc.
Lovejoy begins his famous essay, the contagiousness of romanticism shadows and spurs the need to pursue "the discrimination of romanticisms.
These complications were challenging because patients could not be transferred from the CTC to the hospital for specialized care because of cholera's contagiousness.
As to the contagiousness of the Swine Flu, Mohannad Kafri, a clinical nutritionist, claims that the virus could be very contagious worldwide, considering that a high percentage of the world's population tend to depend on farming and raise pigs among the animals on their farms to generate income.
Malaria increases HIV viral load as much as 10-fold, increasing contagiousness of HIV infected persons and affecting the population epidemiology dynamics (9).
There is joy in showcasing blazing fast music recognition that instantly shows LiveLyrics and there's also a sense of fun and contagiousness in searching by singing or humming a tune into SoundHound.
The contagiousness of yawns suggests there may be a deeper social context for pandiculation as well.
Manifestly, this contagiousness causes maximum losses within the structure of the negatively interconnected strategies present in normal market conditions.
Finding ways to make the message remembered (stickiness)--even irresistible--can help promote contagiousness (p.
Said John Gols, Steelcase's New York area sales director, "The contagiousness of Howard's spirit inspired us all to lead better lives.
Table 2: CDC Reported Course of Smallpox Infection Approximate Stage Duration Contagiousness Incubation stage 7-17 days Not contagious.
The two flu viruses could swap genes, resulting in a hybrid with the virulence of bird flu and the contagiousness of human flu, triggering a possible global flu pandemic.