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Engelsk navneord: infection

1. infection (om tilstand) the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms

Mindre specifikke termerhealth problem, ill health, unhealthiness

Mere specifikke termerbilharzia, bilharziasis, cross infection, enterobiasis, eye infection, felon, focal infection, hordeolum, itch, lockjaw, nonsocial infection, opportunistic infection, paronychia, protozoal infection, respiratory infection, respiratory tract infection, scabies, schistosomiasis, sepsis, septic sore throat, sore, staphylococcal infection, strep throat, streptococcal sore throat, streptococcus tonsilitis, sty, stye, superinfection, suprainfection, tapeworm infection, tetanus, throat infection, toxoplasmosis, vaccina, vaccinia, variola vaccina, variola vaccine, variola vaccinia, viral infection, virus infection, whitlow

Omfatter disse specifikke termerincubation

2. infection (om proces) (phonetics) the alteration of a speech sound under the influence of a neighboring sound

Mindre specifikke termerlinguistic process

Overordnet emneområdephonetics

3. infection (om proces) (medicine) the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms and their multiplication which can lead to tissue damage and disease

Mindre specifikke termerpathologic process, pathological process

Mere specifikke termerzymosis

Overordnet emneområdemedical specialty, medicine

4. infection (om begivenhed) an incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)contagion, transmission

Mindre specifikke termerincident

5. infection (om kommunikation) the communication of an attitude or emotional state among a number of people

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA contagion of mirth.
The infection of his enthusiasm for poetry.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)contagion

Mindre specifikke termercommunication

6. infection (om egenskab) moral corruption or contamination

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAmbitious men are led astray by an infection that is almost unavoidable.

Mindre specifikke termercorruption, corruptness

7. infection (om egenskab) (international law) illegality that taints or contaminates a ship or cargo rendering it liable to seizure

Mindre specifikke termerillegality

Overordnet emneområdejurisprudence, law

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