nonmicrobial

adjective non·mi·cro·bi·al \ ˌnän-mī-ˈkrō-bē-əl \

Definition of nonmicrobial

: not of, relating to, caused by, or being microbes
  • nonmicrobial causes of disease
  • nonmicrobial life

First Known Use of nonmicrobial

1894


Medical Dictionary

nonmicrobial

adjective non·mi·cro·bi·al \ -mī-ˈkrō-bē-əl \

medical Definition of nonmicrobial

: not microbial
  • nonmicrobial diseases

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