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Old 02-13-2020, 03:06 PM
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That's why the full name is "Novel coronoavirus 2019". Presumably, the next one discovered will be "Novel coronavirus 2020", or maybe 2021 or 2022 or whatever. I don't know what they do when more than one is discovered in the same year-- Stick letters after the year, maybe?