- not communicable, especially with reference to a disease that is not transmitted through contact with an infected or afflicted person.
Origin of noncommunicable
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The summit will address topics ranging from noncommunicable diseases to ageing societies.Sarah Brown: How to Save Mothers’ Lives
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