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"communicable" in British English

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communicableadjective

uk   us   /kəˈmjuː.nɪ.kə.bl̩/ formal
able to be given from one ​person to another: In this ​period, there were 974 ​outbreaks of communicable disease attributed to the ​consumption of ​rawmilk. communicable ​ideas/​emotions
(Definition of communicable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"communicable" in American English

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communicableadjective

 us   /kəˈmju·nɪ·kə·bəl/
able to be given to ​others: a communicable ​disease
(Definition of communicable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “communicable”
in Chinese (Simplified) 可沟通的, 可传达的, 传染性的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可溝通的, 可傳達的, 傳染性的…
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