(to) contract

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12:55 Apr 6, 2020
English to Latvian translations [PRO]
COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Medical (general), Journalism
English term or phrase: (to) contract
Definition from Collins Online Dictionary:
If you contract a serious illness, you become ill with it.

Example sentence(s):
  • Anyone of any age can contract pneumonia, but it tends to be common in children aged four years and under, and in the elderly. Better Health Channel
  • However, the briefing makes clear that four in five of the population “are expected” to contract the virus. The Guardian
  • Data shows thousands could contract virus in Memphis area without social distancing Memphis News & Weather
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Definition from Tēzaurs:
Uzņemt organismā slimības izraisītājus mikroorganismus; saslimt ar infekcijas slimību.

Example sentence(s):
  • Kas var inficēties ar kārpām? - Klīnika  
Sandra Kuple
Local time: 10:16
Native speaker of: Native in LatvianLatvian
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