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Noun Concept
Categories: Epidemiology, Articles with short description, Disease ecology
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natural reservoir  animal reservoir  disease reservoir  disease reservoirs  Infection reservoir
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In infectious disease ecology and epidemiology, a natural reservoir, also known as a disease reservoir or a reservoir of infection, is the population of organisms or the specific environment in which an infectious pathogen naturally lives and reproduces, or upon which the pathogen primarily depends for its survival. Wikipedia
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In infectious disease ecology and epidemiology, a natural reservoir, also known as a disease reservoir or a reservoir of infection, is the population of organisms or the specific environment in which an infectious pathogen naturally lives and reproduces, or upon which the pathogen primarily depends for its survival. Wikipedia
An alternative or passive host for a disease Wikipedia Disambiguation
The long-term host of the pathogen of an infectious disease Wikipedia Disambiguation
A living host, such as an animal or a plant, inside of which an infectious pathogen naturally lives and reproduces Wikidata