noninfected

adjective
non·​in·​fect·​ed | \ ˌnän-in-ˈfek-təd How to pronounce noninfected (audio) \

Definition of noninfected

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

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Even minor, noninfected wounds - like blisters or scrapes - should be treated immediately. The Washington Post, AL.com, "Flesh-eating bacteria kills hero of Hurricane Harvey," 25 Oct. 2017

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1821, in the meaning defined above

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noninfected

adjective
non·​in·​fect·​ed | \ ˈnän-in-ˈfek-təd How to pronounce noninfected (audio) \

Medical Definition of noninfected

: not having been subjected to infection

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