contagious disease

  • 1 Contagious disease — Con*ta gious dis*ease (Med.) A disease communicable by contact with a patient suffering from it, or with some secretion of, or object touched by, such a patient. Most such diseases have already been proved to be germ diseases, and their… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 contagious disease — n an infectious disease communicable by contact with one who has it, with a bodily discharge of such a patient, or with an object touched by such a patient or by bodily discharges compare COMMUNICABLE DISEASE * * * originally, a disease… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 3 Contagious disease — A contagious disease is a subset category of infectious diseases (or communicable diseases), which are easily transmitted by physical contact (hence the name origin) with the person suffering the disease, or by their secretions or objects touched …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 contagious disease — užkrečiamoji liga statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Liga, kurią sukelia į organizmą įsiskverbę patogeniniai mikrobai (bakterijos, virusai, grybai, pirmuonys). Plinta pavieniais susirgimais arba masiniais protrūkiais,… …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 5 contagious disease — kontaginė liga statusas T sritis apsauga nuo naikinimo priemonių apibrėžtis Užkrečiamoji liga, kuri gali plisti nuo užkrėstųjų sveikiesiems pro odą ir gleivines (kontaktiniu būdu). Lengviausiai perduodamas maras, raupai, cholera, dėmėtoji šiltinė …

    Apsaugos nuo naikinimo priemonių enciklopedinis žodynas

  • 6 contagious disease — noun any disease easily transmitted by contact • Syn: ↑contagion • Derivationally related forms: ↑contagious (for: ↑contagion) • Hypernyms: ↑communicable disease …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 contagious disease — A disease communicable by contact, or by bodily exhalation. Grayson v Lynch 163 US 468, 477, 41 L Ed 230, 233, 16 S Ct 1064. See infectious disease …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 8 contagious disease — communicable disease …

    The new mediacal dictionary

  • 9 contagious disease — illness that can be spread by contact …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 contagious disease — One capable of being transmitted by mediate or immediate contact …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 11 contagious disease — One capable of being transmitted by mediate or immediate contact …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 12 Contagious Disease Act — Die Contagious Diseases Acts (Gesetze über ansteckende Krankheiten) sind britische Parlamentserlasse des 19. Jahrhunderts zur Bekämpfung von Geschlechtskrankheiten. Anlass für die Verabschiedung dieser Erlasse war die hohe Anzahl von… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 13 Contagious Disease Acts — Die Contagious Diseases Acts (Gesetze über ansteckende Krankheiten) sind britische Parlamentserlasse des 19. Jahrhunderts zur Bekämpfung von Geschlechtskrankheiten. Anlass für die Verabschiedung dieser Erlasse war die hohe Anzahl von… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 14 Болезнь Заразная (Communicable Disease), Болезнь Инфекционная (Contagious Disease, Infectious Disease) — заболевание, которое может передаваться от одного человека другому, Заражение происходит при непосредственном контакте; через предметы, которыми пользовался больной инфекционным заболеванием, на которых могут находиться болезнетворные… …

    Медицинские термины

  • 15 Болезнь Контагиозная (Contagious Disease) — ранее так называлась группа заболеваний, передающихся только при непосредственном физическом контакте; в настоящее время под термином контагиозная болезнь понимается любое инфекционное заболевание. Источник: Медицинский словарь …

    Медицинские термины

  • 16 Contagious — Con*ta gious, a. [L. contagiosus: cf. F. contagieux.] 1. (Med.) Communicable by contact, by a virus, or by a bodily exhalation; catching; as, a contagious disease. [1913 Webster] 2. Conveying or generating disease; pestilential; poisonous; as,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 contagious — A contagious disease is one transmitted by physical contact, as distinct from an infectious disease, which is transmitted by micro organisms in the air or in water. In figurative use, contagious and infectious overlap in modifying positive or… …

    Modern English usage

  • 18 Contagious — may refer to: Contagious disease Contagious (song), a 2001 song by The Isley Brothers Contagious , a 2007 song from Avril Lavigne s album The Best Damn Thing Contagious (Sitti album), 2009 Contagious (Y T album), 1987 Contagious (Third Day album) …

    Wikipedia

  • 19 contagious — ► ADJECTIVE 1) (of a disease) spread by direct or indirect contact between people or organisms. 2) having a contagious disease. 3) (of an emotion, attitude, etc.) likely to spread to and affect others. DERIVATIVES contagiously adverb… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 20 contagious — [kən tā′jəs] adj. [OFr contagieus < LL contagiosus] 1. spread by direct or indirect contact; communicable: said of diseases 2. carrying, or liable to transmit, the causative agent of a contagious disease 3. for the care of contagious patients… …

    English World dictionary


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