nonpersistent

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adjective non·per·sis·tent \ˌnän-pər-ˈsi-stənt, -ˈzi-\

Definition of nonpersistent

  1. :  not persistent: such asa :  decomposed rapidly by environmental action nonpersistent insecticidesb :  capable of being transmitted by a vector for only a relatively short time nonpersistent viruses

First Known Use of nonpersistent

1875


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nonpersistent

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adjective non·per·sis·tent \ˌnän-pər-ˈsis-tənt, -ˈzis-\

Medical Definition of nonpersistent

  1. :  not persistent: asa:  decomposed rapidly by environmental action nonpersistent insecticidesb:  capable of being transmitted by a vector for only a relatively short time nonpersistent viruses

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