virus

Nasty little buggers. Source

Translation: virus

It seems like an appropriate word to discuss in the light of coronavirus. The word serves a similar purpose as in English, but mind the different pronunciation.

Examples:

V boju proti koronavirusu so ukrepi podobni kot pri drugih nalezljivih boleznih.
(The measures against the coronavirus are similar to the measures against other contagious diseases.)

Redno si umivajte roke z vodo in milom.
(Regularly wash hands with water and soap.)

Podatki o inkubacijski dobi so negotovi.
(The data about the incubation period are uncertain.)

Po spletu straši nov izsiljevalski računalniški virus.
(A new blackmailing computer virus is haunting the internet.)

Računalniški virus je programska koda, ki lahko uniči vaš računalnik.
(Computer virus is a code capable of destroying your computer.)

Related:

nalezljiv – contaigeous (adj)
okužen – infected
bolezen – disease
inkubacijska doba – incubation period

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