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ChineseEdit

prevalent; widespread
 
ailment; illness; disease; fall ill; sick; defect
simp. and trad.
(流行病)
流行
 
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NounEdit

流行病

  1. (medicine) epidemic; widespread disease
  2. (figuratively) prevalent social evil

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
りゅう
Grade: 3
こう
Grade: 2
びょう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

流行病 (hiragana りゅうこうびょう, rōmaji ryūkōbyō)

  1. an epidemic
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

流行病 (hiragana はやりやまい, rōmaji hayariyamai)

  1. a sudden outbreak of contagious disease

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