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contagiousadjective

uk   us   /kənˈteɪ.dʒəs/
A contagious disease can be caught by touching someone who has the disease or a piece of infected clothing: The infection is highly contagious, so don't let anyone else use your towel. A contagious person has a contagious disease: Keep him off school till he stops being contagious. A contagious feeling spreads quickly among people: Fear is contagious.
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