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pestilence

noun

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  1. a widespread disease resulting in a high rate of death <the fear that terrorists could unleash a pestilence that would wreak unspeakable havoc> Synonyms pest, plagueRelated Words murrain; epidemic, pandemic; affection, affliction, ailment, contagion, illness, infection, infirmity, malady, sickness; blight, curse, scourge




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