Sentence Examples


  • In 1879 a vaccine for cholera was invented.
  • Meanwhile there had been a frightful earthquake in 1822, and a visitation of cholera in the following year.
  • The first disease investigated by Pasteur was that of chicken cholera, an epidemic which destroyed io% of the French fowls; after the application of the preventive method the death-rate was reduced to below i %.
  • Cholera is endemic in some parts of the vilayet, and before 1875 the same was true of the bubonic plague.
  • Plague, formerly one of the great scourges of the country, seems to have been stamped out, the last visitation having been in 1844, but cholera epidemics occasionally occur.i Cholera rarely extends south of Cairo.