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How to use virulent in a sentence
Throughout the autumn, towns all over the Midwest in conservative states where Republican governors have avoided mask mandates have tried to pass their own restrictions, often prompting virulent community debate.A rural S.D. community ignored the virus for months. Then people started dying.|Annie Gowen|December 9, 2020|Washington Post
This didn’t work with such a virulent disease that started spreading around the world.China Beat The Coronavirus With Science And Strong Public Health Measures, Not Just With Authoritarianism|LGBTQ-Editor|November 23, 2020|No Straight News
You can also see another period of excess deaths from December 2017 to January 2018, attributable to an unusually virulent flu strain that season.279,700 Extra Deaths In The US So Far In This Pandemic Year|LGBTQ-Editor|October 15, 2020|No Straight News
To do so, we can use the fact that the virus has not become more or less virulent over the course of the pandemic.How to Assess Risks During the Coronavirus Pandemic|Pradeep Mutalik|September 25, 2020|Quanta Magazine
This can be achieved by becoming a guest post rockstar and willing to withstand a lot of virulent rejections.SEO on a shoestring budget: What small business owners can do to win|Ali Faagba|June 4, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Where the force generating those threats is a widespread, self-sustaining, and virulent social movement?Cover-Ups and Concern Trolls: Actually, It's About Ethics in Suicide Journalism|Arthur Chu|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A trip to the doctor resulted in a diagnosis of Glioblastoma multiforme, an especially virulent cancer of the brain.On Her Own Terms: Why Brittany Maynard Has Chosen to Die|Gene Robinson|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In America, anti-Semitism is less virulent and less violent.
The reaction from members on both sides of the aisle to the maneuver was virulent.
And opinions grew more virulent and befuddling on both sides.
The tobacco plant, as is well known, produces a virulent poison known as Nicotine.
The bacillus remains virulent a long time after it leaves the human body, but it is soon killed by sunlight.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
If I add that he is in one respect to be included among the most virulent, I do not necessarily detract from his value.Devil-Worship in France|Arthur Edward Waite
The scientists of Sator knew that the virus was virulent; in fact, too virulent for its own good.Islands of Space|John W Campbell
It was almost too abundant; like a rich, virulent weed it grew triumphant.A German Pompadour|Marie Hay
British Dictionary definitions for virulent
- (of a microorganism) extremely infective
- (of a disease) having a rapid course and violent effect