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transmissible

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adjective trans·mis·si·ble \tran(t)s-ˈmi-sə-bəl, tranz-\

Simple Definition of transmissible

  • : able to be spread to other people, animals, etc. : capable of being transmitted

Full Definition of transmissible

  1. :  capable of being transmitted <transmissible diseases>

trans·mis·si·bil·i·ty play \(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˌmi-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē, (ˌ)tranz-\ noun

Examples of transmissible

  1. The virus is highly transmissible to humans.

  2. <don't worry, the genetic disorder isn't transmissible from one generation to the next>



1644

First Known Use of transmissible

1644


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transmissible

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adjective trans·mis·si·ble \tran(t)s-ˈmis-ə-bəl, tranz-\

Medical Definition of transmissible

  1. :  capable of being transmitted (as from one person to another) <transmissible diseases>

  2. trans·mis·si·bil·i·ty \(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˌmis-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē, (ˌ)tranz-\play noun, plural trans·mis·si·bil·i·ties




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