nonpersistent

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

Definition of nonpersistent 

: not persistent: such as

a : decomposed rapidly by environmental action nonpersistent insecticides

b : capable of being transmitted by a vector for only a relatively short time nonpersistent viruses

First Known Use of nonpersistent

1875, in the meaning defined above

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nonpersistent

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

Medical Definition of nonpersistent 

: not persistent: as

a : decomposed rapidly by environmental action nonpersistent insecticides

b : capable of being transmitted by a vector for only a relatively short time nonpersistent viruses

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