10 Terms About the Coronavirus You Should Know
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JUNE 17, 2020
It derives from the Latin term morbus , meaning “disease,” and in scientific and medical contexts, morbidity refers to the rate at which a population contracts a disease. The recommended distancing is six feet, to prevent accidental exposure through coughing or sneezing, although aerosols (airborne solutions of, in this case, particles such as saliva) can be projected at greater distances and this spacing is likely to prevent contamination only through mere breathing.