Word for Word #32 Defining COVID-19
In this new episode of a special "in iso" edition of the podcast, Senior Editor Vic Morgan shares some of the different names we use for the virus—from COVID-19 to the Rona. Plus, she clears up the confusion between the meaning of epidemic and pandemic.
Join us as we explore our language: the ways we use it, the ways we abuse it, and the ways we ultimately change it.
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