prosodemic

adj.

1964, with -ic + prosodeme (1940), from Greek proso-, probably related to pros "toward, to, at, against, near."


Nearby words

  1. prosiness,
  2. prosit,
  3. proskomide,
  4. proskurov,
  5. proslavery,
  6. prosodic,
  7. prosodist,
  8. prosody,
  9. prosoma,
  10. prosopagnosia

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Medicine definitions for prosodemic

prosodemic

[ prŏs′ə-dĕmĭk ]

adj.

Of or relating to a disease that is transmitted directly from person to person.

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