Definition of 疫

  • epidemic

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エキ
  • ヤク

Popular Words With This Kanji

免疫, めんえき

immunity, immunization, immunisation

検疫, けんえき

quarantine, medical inspection

防疫, ぼうえき

communicable disease control (e.g. by quarantine, disinfection, etc.), prevention of epidemics

検疫所, けんえきじょ, けんえきしょ

quarantine station

疫病, えきびょう, やくびょう

infectious disease, plague, epidemic

悪疫, あくえき

epidemic

疫病神, やくびょうがみ, えきびょうがみ

jinx (lit: god of pestilence), hoodoo, pest, odious person, plague, angel of death

疫痢, えきり

children's dysentery

能動免疫, のうどうめんえき

active immunity

免疫不全症, めんえきふぜんしょう

immunodeficiency disease


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