nonvector

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noun non·vec·tor \-ˈvek-tər\

Definition of nonvector

  1. :  an organism (as an insect) that does not transmit a particular pathogen (as a virus)

1956

First Known Use of nonvector

1956


Medical Dictionary

nonvector

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noun non·vec·tor \-ˈvek-tər\

Medical Definition of nonvector

  1. :  an organism (as an insect) that does not transmit a particular pathogen (as a virus) <nonvector anophelines>


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