Definitions for "contagion"
When an economic crisis in one countrys bond or equity markets spreads to other...
When an economic crisis spreads from one market to another. An example is the fall of the Indonesian Rupiah in 1997 and its subsequent effect on other Asian and Latin economies.
The transmission of infection by direct contact, droplet spread, or contaminated fomites. See also fomite; transmission of infection.
The act or means of communicating any influence to the mind or heart; as, the contagion of enthusiasm.
the communication of an attitude or emotional state among a number of people; "a contagion of mirth"; "the infection of his enthusiasm for poetry"
Keywords:  epidemic
Keywords:  iconian, trek, mention, episode, march
"Contagion" is a second season episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation first broadcast on March 20, 1989. It is the first mention of Iconian technology which would later make a key appearance in the DS9 episode "To The Death".
Keywords:  venom, poison
Venom; poison.
The transmission of a disease from one person to another, by direct or indirect contact.
That which serves as a medium or agency to transmit disease; a virus produced by, or exhalation proceeding from, a diseased person, and capable of reproducing the disease.
The passing of disease from one person to another
Method of specifying the variance of a frequency distribution. A negative binomial distribution with mean m and contagion c has variance m(1+cm).
a phenomenon whereby susceptible persons are influenced towards suicidal behavior through knowledge of another person's suicidal acts
Keywords:  noun