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American English: /ˌɛpəˌdimiˈɑlədʒi/
British English: /ˌɛpɪdiːmɪˈɒlədʒi/

Translation of epidemiology in Spanish:


  • uncountable
    Example sentences
    • We have confirmed that research on cancers and cardiovascular diseases dominates published epidemiology.
    • The epidemiology of diseases such as cancer is certainly different from what we are accustomed to in the West.
    • The second major factor is the epidemiology of the disease or condition.

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