pandemia


pandemia

adjective

  1. (of a disease) prevalent throughout an entire country, continent, or the whole world; epidemic over a large area.
  2. general; universal: pandemic fear of atomic war.

noun

  1. a pandemic disease.

adjective

  1. (of a disease) affecting persons over a wide geographical area; extensively epidemic

noun

  1. a pandemic disease

adj.1660s, from Late Latin pandemus, from Greek pandemos “pertaining to all people; public, common,” from pan- “all” (see pan-) + demos “people” (see demotic). Modeled on epidemic. The noun is first recorded 1853, from the adjective. adj.

  1. Epidemic over a wide geographic area.

n.

  1. A pandemic disease.

  1. An epidemic that spreads over a very wide area, such as an entire country or continent.

A widespread epidemic affecting a large part of the population.

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