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invasive

adjective uk   us   /ɪnˈveɪ.sɪv/
moving into all areas of something and difficult to stop: an invasive disease They treated the cancer with non-invasive methods/surgery (= not cutting into the body).
Translations of “invasive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 侵襲的,侵入的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 侵袭的,侵入的…
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