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incubation period

noun

Definition of incubation period

  1. :  the period between the infection of an individual by a pathogen and the manifestation of the illness or disease it causes



1879

First Known Use of incubation period

1879


Medical Dictionary

incubation period

noun

Medical Definition of incubation period

  1. :  the period between the infection of an individual by a pathogen and the manifestation of the disease it causes




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