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transmissible

[ trans-mis-uh-buhl, tranz- ]
/ trænsˈmɪs ə bəl, trænz- /
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adjective

capable of being transmitted.

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Origin of transmissible

1635–45; <Latin trānsmiss(us) (see transmission) + -ible

OTHER WORDS FROM transmissible

trans·mis·si·bil·i·ty, nounun·trans·mis·si·ble, adjective
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Medical definitions for transmissible

transmissible
[ trăns-mĭsə-bəl, trănz- ]

adj.

Capable of being conveyed from one person to another.
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