focal infection

noun

Definition of focal infection

: a persistent bacterial infection of some organ or region especially : one causing symptoms elsewhere in the body

First Known Use of focal infection

circa 1923, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of focal infection was circa 1923

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“Focal infection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/focal%20infection. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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focal infection

noun

Medical Definition of focal infection

: a persistent bacterial infection of some organ or region especially : one causing symptoms elsewhere in the body

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