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epidemics (P)


Spreading of a disease to a large number of individuals in the host population. Most of epidemics need several reproduction cycles of the pathogen. Only one reproduction cycle of the pathogen during the year may also cause an epidemics which resulte in this case of a large quantity of inoculum released on an efficient way.


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HYP3 on ligne : Species (scientific name), Diseases (common names), Glossary, Crops.

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