interepidemic

adjective in·ter·ep·i·dem·ic \ ˌin-tər-ˌe-pə-ˈde-mik \
variants: or inter-epidemic

Definition of interepidemic

: existing or occurring between epidemics
  • an interepidemic interval
  • inter-epidemic transmission

First Known Use of interepidemic

1893

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inter-epidemic

adjective in·ter-ep·i·dem·ic \ ˈin-tər-ˌe-pə-ˈde-mik \
variants: or interepidemic

medical Definition of inter-epidemic

: occurring between epidemics of disease
  • inter-epidemic periods
  • interepidemic transmission

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