disseminated

adjective
dis·​sem·​i·​nat·​ed | \di-ˈse-mə-ˌnā-təd \

Definition of disseminated 

: widely dispersed in a tissue, organ, or the entire body disseminated gonococcal disease

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1876, in the meaning defined above

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disseminated

adjective
dis·​sem·​i·​nat·​ed | \dis-ˈem-ə-ˌnāt-əd \

Medical Definition of disseminated 

: widely dispersed in a tissue, organ, or the entire body disseminated gonococcal disease … overt disease sets in, first as chronic infections of the skin and mucous membranes and then as disseminated, systemic infections.— Robert R. Redfield et al., Scientific American, October 1988 — see acute disseminated encephalomyelitis

Other Words from disseminated

dissemination \ -​ˌem-​ə-​ˈnā-​shən \ noun

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