Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) plague, pestilence, pest, pestis (a serious (sometimes fatal) infection of rodents caused by Yersinia pestis and accidentally transmitted to humans by the bite of a flea that has bitten an infected animal)
- S: (n) plague, pestilence, pest (any epidemic disease with a high death rate)
- S: (n) pest, blighter, cuss, pesterer, gadfly (a persistently annoying person)
- S: (n) pest (any unwanted and destructive insect or other animal that attacks food or crops or livestock etc.) "he sprayed the garden to get rid of pests"; "many pests have developed resistance to the common pesticides"