Definition of Infective in English :

Define Infective in English

Infective meaning in English

Meaning of Infective in English

Pronunciation of Infective in English

Infective pronunciation in English

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Infective

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Adjective

1. infective, morbific, pathogenic

able to cause disease

Example Sentences:
'infective agents'
'pathogenic bacteria'

2. infectious, infective

caused by infection or capable of causing infection

Example Sentences:
'viruses and other infective agents'
'a carrier remains infective without himself showing signs of the disease'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Infective

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adjective
1. 
capable of causing infection
2.  a less common word for infectious

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Infective

see synonyms of infective
adjective
likely to cause infection; infectious

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Infective

see synonyms of infective
adj.
Capable of producing infection; infectious.

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