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- n. The condition of being epidemic
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- n. The condition of being epidemic.
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And, truly, everywhere in life where people are bound by common interests, blood relationship, or the benefits of a profession into close, individualized groups -- there inevitably can be observed this mysterious law of sudden accumulation, of a piling up, of events; their epidemicity, their strange succession and connectedness, their incomprehensible lingering.
Dr. Kerr attributed this increase to exacerbation in the type, and epidemicity of the disease.
Nathanson N, Martín JR (1979) The epidemiology of poliomyelitis: enigmas surrounding its appearance, epidemicity, and disappearance.