infectiveness

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  • infectiveness — noun The state or quality of being infective …   Wiktionary

  • infectiveness — in·fec·tive·ness …   English syllables

  • infectiveness — noun see infective * * * infectˈiveness or infectivˈity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑infect …   Useful english dictionary

  • infective — infectiveness, infectivity, n. /in fek tiv/, adj. infectious. [1350 1400; ME < ML infectivus. See INFECT, IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dictyocaulus — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Nematoda Class: Secernen …   Wikipedia

  • infectivity — See infectiveness. * * * …   Universalium

  • anti-infective — anti infectiveness, n. /an tee in fek tiv, an tuy /, Pharm. adj. 1. of or pertaining to a substance used in the treatment of an infection. n. 2. any such substance, as bacitracin. * * * …   Universalium

  • infective — /ɪnˈfɛktɪv/ (say in fektiv) adjective → infectious. –infectively, adverb –infectiveness, infectivity /ɪnfɛkˈtɪvəti/ (say infek tivuhtee), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • infective — adj. 1 capable of infecting with disease. 2 infectious. Derivatives: infectiveness n. Etymology: L infectivus (as INFECT) …   Useful english dictionary

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