amplifier host

[ ămplə-fī′ər ]

n.

A host in which infectious agents multiply to high concentrations.

Nearby words

  1. ampliation,
  2. amplidyne,
  3. amplification,
  4. amplificatory,
  5. amplifier,
  6. amplify,
  7. amplitude,
  8. amplitude modulation,
  9. amplitude of accommodation,
  10. amply


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