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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Infectious(0.01270 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Infectious.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: caused by infection or capable of causing infection;
“viruses and other infective agents”; “a carrier
remains infective without himself showing signs of the
disease” [syn: infective]
2: easily spread; “fear is exceedlingly infectious; children
catch it from their elders”- Bertrand Russell [ant: noninfectious]
3: of or relating to infection; “infectious hospital”;
“infectious disease” English → English (gcide)
Infectious \In*fec"tious\, a. [Cf. F. infectieux.]
1. Having qualities that may infect; communicable or caused
by infection; pestilential; epidemic; as, an infectious
fever; infectious clothing; infectious water; infectious
Where the infectious pestilence. --Shak.
2. Corrupting, or tending to corrupt or contaminate;
It [the court] is necessary for the polishing of
manners . . . but it is infectious even to the best
morals to live always in it. --Dryden.
3. (Law) Contaminating with illegality; exposing to seizure
Contraband articles are said to be of an infectious
4. Capable of being easily diffused or spread; sympathetic;
readily communicated; as, infectious mirth.
The laughter was so genuine as to be infectious.
Syn: See Contagious.