Sentence Examples


  • Pearse's detachment was decimated by an epidemic of cholera.
  • Occasional outbreaks of cholera occur from time to time, and in the independent states these cause terrible loss of life, as the natives fly from the disease and spread the infection in every direction.
  • At Shiraz he died of cholera on the 5th of October 1821.
  • Epidemics of cholera, which occurred during the years of scarcity and famine, also swept away large numbers.
  • During the cholera epidemic at Naples and Busca in 1884, and the Ischia earthquake of 1885, he, regardless of danger, brought relief and encouragement to sufferers, and rescued many lives.

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