Epidemic Spawning

Science / Marine Biology / Epidemic Spawning: Simultaneous shedding of gametes by a large number of individuals

Other Words for Epidemic

Epidemic Adjective Synonyms: widespread, universal, prevalent, prevailing, rampant, general, wide-ranging, pandemic
Epidemic Noun Synonyms: plague, pestilence, scourge, rash, growth, upsurge, outbreak, spread
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Point Source Epidemic

Health / Disease / Point Source Epidemic: A point source epidemic occurs when a group of people is exposed to a single common source of infection at a single place and time. There is no significant transmission between individuals. cf. contin MORE

Propagated Epidemic

Health / Disease / Propagated Epidemic: A propagated epidemic occurs when an infection is spread from person to person (either directly or via a vector). cf common source and mixed epidemics. MORE

Respawning

Entertainment / Video Games / Respawning: The re-creation of a player’s character or some other entity at the end of a round or after the entity has been killed. MORE

Intermittent Epidemic

Health / Disease / Intermittent Epidemic: An intermittent epidemic occurs when a group of people is exposed to a single common source of infection at a place that varies in location or in time, or both. There is no significant transmission be MORE

Epidemic Spawning

Science / Marine Biology / Epidemic Spawning: Simultaneous shedding of gametes by a large number of individuals MORE

Continuous Epidemic

Health / Disease / Continuous Epidemic: A continuous epidemic occurs when a group of people is exposed to a single common source of infection at a single place for a continuous time period. There is no significant transmission between indiv MORE

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