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eradication

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The removal from the environment of all units of an infecting agent or pathogen.

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eradicable

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 10 words.

So formed—not ✳eradicatable. See -able (d) & -atable.

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eradicate

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 115 words.

• defalcate • demarcate • cheapskate • eradicate • abdicate • dedicate, medicate, predicate • indicate, syndicate, vindicate

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eradicate

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 113 words.

• defalcate • demarcate • cheapskate • eradicate • abdicate • dedicate, medicate, predicate • indicate, syndicate, vindicate

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Eradication

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 118 words.

Termination of all transmission of infection by extermination of the infectious agent through surveillance and containment. Eradication, as in the

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Eradication

Andrew Cliff and Matthew Smallman-Raynor.

in Oxford Textbook of Infectious Disease Control

April 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Infectious Diseases; Epidemiology. 12965 words.

This chapter discusses the chequered history of the concept of disease eradication, which has occasionally found favour and then fallen into disrepute as a global health ...

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poliomyelitis eradication

Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 99 words.

The polio virus is an obligate human parasite. Therefore, it can be eradicated from the population by mass vaccination of

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poliomyelitis eradication

Miquel Porta and John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 99 words.

The polio virus is an obligate human parasite. Therefore, it can be eradicated from the population by mass vaccination of

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poliomyelitis eradication

Overview page. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

The polio virus is an obligate human parasite. Therefore, it can be eradicated from the population by mass vaccination of all susceptible individuals. Campaigns to accomplish this have been...

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Eradication (Of Disease)

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 133 words.

Termination of all Transmission Of Infection by extermination of the Infectious Agent through surveillance and containment. Eradication, as in the

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Smallpox Eradication in Mexico

Claudia Agostoni.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; History of Science and Technology. 9262 words.

The control and eradication of smallpox have been among the most studied and chronicled topics in histories of health and medicine, which is not coincidental considering the dramatic nature...

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