"Poor Rev. Martin died in a flu epidemic in '04," Fred said, his voice sounding duly respectful.
Pearse's detachment was decimated by an epidemic of cholera.
The country is naturally very healthful, as evidence of which may be mentioned that no great epidemic has ever visited the state.
The movement was strongly supported by King Humbert, whose intrepidity in visiting the most dangerous spots at Busca and Naples while the epidemic was at its height, reassuring the panic-stricken inhabitants by his presence, excited the enthusiasm of his people and the admiration of Europe.
In 1903 the city was devastated by an epidemic of plague.
The annual losses due to epidemic plant diseases attain proportions not easily estimated.
- Among the most Interesting modern means of waging war against epidemic pests is that of introducing other epidemics among the pests themselvese.g.
(2) Much attention has been directed in scientific circles to the possibility of "stamping out" epidemic malaria by administrative measures.
An epidemic of a fatal character had ruined the French silk producers.
Yellow fever (which first appeared in Cuba in 1647) was long the only epidemic disease, Havana being an endemic focus.
The health of the city of Hamburg and the adjoining district may be described as generally good, no epidemic diseases having recently appeared to any serious degree.
The difference in level between the city and the lake being less than six feet and the lake having no natural outlet, typhus fever became a common epidemic in its lower and poorer sections.
In 1888 there was an epidemic of yellow fever.
There was a disastrous fire in 1829, an epidemic of yellow fever in 1839, and a flood in 1840, but the growth of the city was not seriously checked; the cotton receipts of 1846 were 212,019 bales, and in 1847 a cotton factory was built.
He created many of the medical terms we use today, such as acute, chronic, endemic, epidemic, paroxysm, and relapse.