outbreak clusters

Croatian translation: žarišta epidemije

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00:54 May 10, 2020
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COVID-19 - Science - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-), Medical (general), Journalism
English term or phrase: outbreak clusters
Definition from Clemson University:
According to CNN, a disease cluster or infection cluster is a group of similar health events that have occurred in the same area around the same time.

Example sentence(s):
  • “A further analysis is being done as we are observing outbreak clusters in the Western Cape. This means that a number of people who operate and interact in the same area (eg, factories and shopping centres) are testing positive.” The South African
  • A new study of the more than 300 outbreak clusters of COVID-19 in China reveals that the majority of the outbreaks were fueled by indoor transmission of the disease, while outdoor transmission was scarce. The Hill
  • Coronavirus Ireland: Outbreak clusters of Covid-19 cases found in Irish pub and 22 nursing homes Irish Mirror
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Croatian translation:žarišta epidemije
Žarište infekcije/bolesti/epidemije je definirano kao pojava većeg broja oboljenja u istom vremenu na zemljopisno ograničenom prostoru
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žarišta epidemije

Definition from own experience or research:
Žarište infekcije/bolesti/epidemije je definirano kao pojava većeg broja oboljenja u istom vremenu na zemljopisno ograničenom prostoru

Example sentence(s):
  • Novo žarište epidemije: Brač ipak neće u karantenu, ali od ponoći se vraćaju stroge mjere - Novi List  
  • Dok gradski čelnici Washingtona upozoravaju da najgore tek predstoji i da bi glavni grad SAD-a mogao postati novo žarište epidemije korona virusa, lijepo proljetno vrijeme izmamilo je na ulice i u parkove veliki broj ljudi uprkos strogim mjerama zabrane okupljanja i socijalnog distanciranja. - Al-Jazeera Balkans  
Tanja Vernić
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Native speaker of: Croatian
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