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 for infestation
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Infestation \In`fes*ta"tion\, n. [L. infestatio: cf. F.
     The act of infesting or state of being infested; molestation;
     vexation; annoyance. --Bacon.
     [1913 Webster]
           Free from the infestation of enemies.    --Donne.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites
      2: a swarm of insects that attack plants; "a plague of
         grasshoppers" [syn: infestation, plague]

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