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World Health Organization (WHO) officially named nCov 2019 as COVID-19 RSS

The World Health Organization (WHO) officially named the 2019 novel coronavirus as COVID-19


Under agreed guidelines between WHO, WHO had to find a name that did not refer to a geographical location, an animal, an individual or group of people, and which is also pronounceable and related to the disease.

Having a name matters to prevent the use of other names that can be inaccurate or stigmatizing. It also gives WHO a standard format to use for any future coronavirus outbreaks

source: https://twitter.com/WHO/status/1227248333871173632

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CO : Corona

VI : Virus

D : Disease

19 : Year of the outbreak first identified


C hina O utbreak V irus I n D ec-19


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