Synonyms for infectious
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Able to infect others.
Despite feeling better, the patient is still infectious.
Spreading quickly from one person to another.
Her enthusiasm for work can be really infectious.
caused by infection or capable of causing infection
"viruses and other infective agents"; "a carrier remains infective without himself showing signs of the disease"
"fear is exceedingly infectious; children catch it from their elders"- Bertrand Russell
of or relating to infection
"infectious hospital"; "infectious disease"
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When the humidity is lower, the air is drier and it makes the aerosols smaller, when you sneeze and cough those smaller infectious aerosols can stay suspended in the air for longer. That increases the exposure for other people. When the air is humid and the aerosols are larger and heavier, they fall and hit surfaces quicker.
Ebola jumped the ocean, if the next pandemic is an airborne infectious disease, it could spread way faster and worse than Ebola did. Healthier poor countries protect us from infectious diseases.
Infectious agents travel around in humans many times within their incubation period.
She is the most positive, outspoken, friendly person you'll ever meet and she is definitely the epitome of the campaign mom. She makes everybody feel better and makes sure everybody's fed. You know her by her signature woohoo. You always know where Joni is. Her enthusiasm is infectious, and she without question is the top 'get' in terms of volunteers.
His home run in Game 5 of the 1986 ALCS was a signature moment in Red Sox history, we shared his unbridled joy when he hopped into the air as the ball cleared the fence in Anaheim. Hendu played just two seasons in Boston, but we always regarded him as one of us and are grateful for the time we were able to enjoy his talent and infectious personality. Everywhere he went, Henderson made friends. He was a great ambassador for our game, and we have lost him far too soon.
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- infecciósCatalan, Valencian
- ansteckend, infektiösGerman
- tarttuva, tartuntavaarallinenFinnish
- зарази́тельный, инфекцио́нный, зара́зныйRussian
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