transmissible

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adjective trans·mis·si·ble \tran(t)s-ˈmi-sə-bəl, tranz-\

Definition of transmissible

  1. :  capable of being transmitted transmissible diseases

transmissibility

play \(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˌmi-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē, (ˌ)tranz-\ noun

Examples of transmissible in a sentence

  1. The virus is highly transmissible to humans.

  2. don't worry, the genetic disorder isn't transmissible from one generation to the next

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First Known Use of transmissible

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TRANSMISSIBLE Defined for English Language Learners

transmissible

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adjective trans·mis·si·ble \tran(t)s-ˈmi-sə-bəl, tranz-\

Definition of transmissible for English Language Learners

  • : able to be spread to other people, animals, etc. : capable of being transmitted


Medical Dictionary

transmissible

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adjective trans·mis·si·ble \tran(t)s-ˈmis-ə-bəl, tranz-\

Medical Definition of transmissible

  1. :  capable of being transmitted (as from one person to another) transmissible diseases

transmissibility

\(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˌmis-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē, (ˌ)tranz-\play noun plural

transmissibilities



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