borne

9 ENTRIES FOUND:

1borne

\ˈbrn\

Definition of BORNE

past participle of bear

2borne

adjective \ˈbrn\

: carried by : spread by

Full Definition of BORNE

:  transported or transmitted by —used in combination <soilborne> <airborne>

Examples of BORNE

  1. My book surveys the public-health landscape from food-borne and insectborne diseases to antibiotic resistance, from infectious causes of chronic afflictions to bioterrorism. —Madeline Drexler, Wilson Quarterly, Summer 2002

First Known Use of BORNE

circa 1559

Rhymes with BORNE

borne

   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BORNE

past part of bear

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