noninfected

adjective non·in·fect·ed \ ˌnän-in-ˈfek-təd \

Definition of noninfected

:not infected by or with something (such as a pathogen) :not marked by infection
  • noninfected patients/wounds

Recent Examples of noninfected from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'noninfected.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of noninfected

1821


Medical Dictionary

noninfected

adjective non·in·fect·ed \ ˈnän-in-ˈfek-təd \

medical Definition of noninfected

:not having been subjected to infection

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up noninfected? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to buzz or drone

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!