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pandemic
American English: /pænˈdɛmɪk/
British English: /panˈdɛmɪk/

Translation of pandemic in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • Most topical is the risk of pandemic influenza, which seems to be the highest in three decades.
    • Mr Abbott today announced that the government would speed up funding for research into pandemic influenza.
    • It is a remarkable achievement which increases Britain's ability to cope with pandemic flu, should it happen.

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