nonvector

noun
non·​vec·​tor | \ ˌnän-ˈvek-tər How to pronounce nonvector (audio) \

Definition of nonvector

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

First Known Use of nonvector

1956, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nonvector was in 1956

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“Nonvector.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonvector. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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nonvector

noun
non·​vec·​tor | \ -ˈvek-tər How to pronounce nonvector (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonvector

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

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