nonbacterial

adjective non·bac·te·ri·al \ ˌnän-bak-ˈtir-ē-əl \

Definition of nonbacterial

: not bacterial : not consisting of, resulting from, or caused by bacteria
  • nonbacterial gastroenteritis

First Known Use of nonbacterial

1884

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nonbacterial

adjective non·bac·te·ri·al \ -bak-ˈtir-ē-əl \

medical Definition of nonbacterial

: not of, relating to, caused by, or being bacteria
  • nonbacterial pneumonia

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