semelincident

[ sĕm′əl-ĭnsĭ-dənt ]

adj.

Occurring once only. Used of an infectious disease, one attack of which confers permanent immunity

Nearby words

  1. syrian,
  2. syrian desert,
  3. syrian hamster,
  4. syringa,
  5. syringadenoma,
  6. syringeal,
  7. syringectomy,
  8. syringes,
  9. syringitis,
  10. syringo-


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