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The plague, bacterial dysentery, and cholera have one thing in common: These dangerous diseases are caused by bacteria which infect their host using a sophisticated injection apparatus.
Pathogens make themselves feel at home in the human body, invading cells and living off the plentiful amenities on offer.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).