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capable of transmission by infection

Synonyms for contagious

easily diffused or spread as from one person to another

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(of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection

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According to the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 232 people have been affected by the highly contagious bug in regions surrounding the PyeongChang Games venues so far, since its first outbreak was reported before the Games' opening on Feb.
Liquidators Grant Thornton said: "The tax-related matter was resolved with HMRC earlier this year and the final processes are being undertaken to conclude the liquidation of Miss Contagious Ltd.
Their study -- 'A neural basis for contagious yawning' -- has been published in the academic journal Current Biology.
The vaccines against contagious diseases have already been provided in sufficient quantity to all the Haji camps across Pakistan, said spokesman of the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony reported media.
Later in the tournament, national coach Francis Vicente and Asian Clubs manager Anna Tomas were singling Marano out because of her spunk and contagious grit.
But it turns out this playful behavior is contagious - and can be spread through the kea equivalent of laughter.
Because contagious disease is easily spread to coworkers and customers, the authors consider contagious presenteesim a "major public health issue.
Muscat, Apr 12 (ONA) The UN coordination team currently visiting the Sultanate under the chair of the Deputy Director General for Non- Contagious Diseases Affairs and which comprises 14 UN experts today made a presentation on the status of non-contagious diseases in the Sultanate.
Scientists have found that it is medically possible for cancer to be contagious, although it is very rare, according to the online report, 'Can cancer be contagious?
KUWAIT, Feb 29 (KUNA) -- Results yielded by meetings of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) health officials are pivotal to joint programs aiming to stifle the spread of contagious diseases, Assistant Undersecretary of Public Health Dr.
Contagious Gaming has entered into a definitive deal to buy the entire issued and outstanding common stock of Digitote Limited and Digitote Software GmbH Deutschland for a acquisition price of CAN$7.
Contagious agalactia (CA) is a highly infectious disease of sheep and goats characterized by arthritis, interstitial mastitis resulting in decreased milk production and infectious kerato-conjunctivitis (Aiello and Mays, 1998).
Damascus, SANA -- Health Minister Nizar Yazigi stressed the need to coordinate efforts in terms of contagious and communicable diseases warning program, response, and precautionary steps, particularly during winter.
A JAIL was sealed off after 136 prisoners and staff were struck down by the highly contagious norovirus sickness bug.
HYDERABAD -- Director General Livestock Sindh Akbar Soomro informed here on Friday that a total of 72 veterinary camps have been established in all district of the province to carry out livestock vaccination in order to save them from contagious diseases.