First Known Use of incubation period
medical Definition of incubation period
- Mono, which has an incubation period of 30 to 50 days, characteristically announces itself with headaches, fever, sore throat, tonsillitis, and extreme fatigue.
- —Your Health & Fitness, October/November 1986
- Quarantines worked to control the SARS epidemic because SARS is much less contagious than flu and has a longer incubation period.
- —Christine Gorman, Time, 17 Oct. 1995
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