Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

asymptomatic

play
adjective asymp·tom·at·ic \ˌā-ˌsim(p)-tə-ˈma-tik\

Simple Definition of asymptomatic

  • medical : having or showing no symptoms of disease

Full Definition of asymptomatic

  1. :  presenting no symptoms of disease

asymp·tom·at·i·cal·lyplay \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

1856

First Known Use of asymptomatic

1856


Medical Dictionary

asymptomatic

play
adjective asymp·tom·at·ic \ˌā-ˌsim(p)-tə-ˈmat-ik\

Medical Definition of asymptomatic

  1. :  presenting no symptoms of disease <asymptomatic amebiasis>

  2. asymp·tom·at·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




Learn More about asymptomatic


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up asymptomatic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 8, 2016

to clear from accusation or blame

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1037863653

Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?

duvet pince-nez spindrift kittly-benders
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ