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plagues

verb
present tense third-person singular of plague

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plagues

noun
plural of plague

Synonyms of plagues (Entry 2 of 2)

a widespread disease resulting in a high rate of death
  • the Black Death was a plague that killed about one third of Europe's population in the Middle Ages

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“Plagues.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plagues. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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