eradication


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e·rad·i·ca·tion

(e-rad'i-kā'shŭn),
Referring to disease, the termination of all transmission of infection by extermination of the infectious agent through surveillance and containment; global eradication has been achieved for smallpox, regional eradication for malaria and perhaps in some places for measles.

eradication

[irad′ikā′shən]
the process of completely removing or destroying something.

e·rad·i·ca·tion

(ĕ-rad'i-kā'shŭn)
Referring to disease, the termination of all transmission of infection by extermination of the infectious agent through surveillance and containment; global eradication has been achieved for smallpox, regional eradication for malaria and perhaps in some places for measles.

eradication

extermination of an infectious agent so that no further cases of the related disease can occur.

virtual eradication
reduction of the frequency of occurrence of a disease to an arbitrary level which is considered to be not a threat to the animal population at risk.
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