infectible

adjective

in·​fect·​ible
ə̇nˈfektəbəl
: capable of being infected

Word History

Etymology

infect + -ible

First Known Use

1860, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of infectible was in 1860

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“Infectible.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/infectible. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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