contagion


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anything that is injurious, destructive, or fatal

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an incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted

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the communication of an attitude or emotional state among a number of people

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Veterinaries in Michalovce are trying to slow down the contagion of African swine fever in the region.
The Ministry of Health in a statement said that the media perform an integral role in the responsible reporting of suicides and that 'the way in which suicide is reported can either contribute to suicide contagion or encourage individuals in vulnerable conditions to seek help.
The Indian central bank is said to be closely monitoring shadow banks for signs of contagion.
Teri Terry; CONTAGION; Charlesbridge (Children's: Young Adult Fiction) 18.99 ISBN: 9781580899895
The stage is set for another global credit downturn, but the next crisis, if any, is unlikely to be as dramatic as in 2008-2009, said S&P Global Ratings in a new report, noting that while global debt levels are higher than a decade ago, contagion risk is lower.
Chapters alternate between the narration of Shay and the seemingly invisible Callie as they team up with Kai to uncover truths about what happened--if they can survive getting chased, shot at, nearly drowned, "cured," and, oh yes, infected by a gruesome contagion that overtakes Scotland and spreads to the rest of the planet.
A key target of their efforts has been to identify the possible contagion mechanisms that can explain how difficulties experienced in one part of the financial system could spread to others.
To measure if people watching vlogs experienced emotional contagion or homophily, the team studied words and emotions expressed by the vloggers and analyzed the emotional language of online comments.
A new study published in the Social Psychological and Personality Science journal measured the effects of YouTube videos on the emotional state of the viewers and found that the interrelation is a phenomenon called emotional contagion where the feelings move online from one person to another just as they do in physical environments.
Called Contagion, it is the work of the acclaimed Shobana Jeyasingh Dance group and can be seen on October 18 and 19.
Summary: Contagion fears spooks investors across most emerging markets
Peso sinks to near 13-year low on high inflation, contagion fears !-- -- (philstar.com) - September 6, 2018 - 8:12pm MANILA, Philippines .
This Turkish bath now has investors sweating about the possibility of contagion into shares more widely.
In a WSJ interview earlier, Fed dove Bullard said he didn't see any general contagion risk from Turkey, which was due to "special factors." While that remains the case, the Fed's gradual tightening path should remain on track, though if contagion spreads further into non-EM equities that could be another question.