horizontal transmission

n.

Transmission of infection by contact.

Nearby words

  1. horizontal mobility,
  2. horizontal overlap,
  3. horizontal plane,
  4. horizontal stabilizer,
  5. horizontal tasting,
  6. horizontal union,
  7. horkheimer,
  8. horlicks,
  9. horlivka,
  10. horme


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