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Historical DiseasePlay
Use 'plague' to refer to infamous disease outbreaks in history. SlideThe bubonic plague devastated Europe in the 14th century.
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Severity ContextPlay
Emphasize the severity and wide effect of an outbreak with 'plague'. SlideWhen cholera acted like a plague, panic ensued.
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Metaphorical UsePlay
Use 'plague' metaphorically to compare a disease to past pandemics. SlideSome say the flu was a modern-day plague in its early years.