infective

Definitions of infective
  1. adjective
    caused by infection or capable of causing infection
    “viruses and other infective agents”
    “a carrier remains infective without himself showing signs of the disease”
    synonyms: infectious
    infected, septic
    containing or resulting from disease-causing organisms
  2. adjective
    able to cause disease
    infective agents”
    synonyms: morbific, pathogenic
    unhealthful
    detrimental to good health
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