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Definition of Infectious


  1. Having qualities that may infect; communicable or caused by infection; pestilential; epidemic; as, an infectious fever; infectious clothing; infectious air; infectious vices.
  2. Corrupting, or tending to corrupt or contaminate; vitiating; demoralizing.
  3. Contaminating with illegality; exposing to seizure and forfeiture.
  4. Capable of being easily diffused or spread; sympathetic; readily communicated; as, infectious mirth.
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Infectious Translations

infectious in Dutch is aanstekelijk, besmettelijk, verpestend
infectious in Norwegian is smittsom, smittende
infectious in Spanish is infeccioso, contagioso