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Related / Similar Words: taint

 

Definition:
  • contaminate with a disease or microorganism;
  • communicate a disease to; "Your children have infected you with this head cold";
  • affect in a contagious way; "His laughter infects everyone who is in the same room";
  • contaminate with ideas or an ideology; "society was infected by racism";

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    Hyponyms: superinfect, smut, canker

     

    Derivational Morphology: contamination, taint, infection, contagion, transmission

     

    Anagrams: Ceftin

     

     
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