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sublethal

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adjective sub·le·thal \ˌsəb-ˈlē-thəl\

Definition of sublethal

  1. :  less than but usually only slightly less than lethal <a sublethal dose>

sub·le·thal·ly play \-thə-lē\ adverb


1895

First Known Use of sublethal

1895


Medical Dictionary

sublethal

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adjective sub·le·thal \ˌsəb-ˈlē-thəl, ˌsəb-\

Medical Definition of sublethal

  1. :  less than but usually only slightly less than lethal <a sublethal dose>

  2. sub·le·thal·ly \-thə-lē\play adverb




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