quarantinable

quarantinable

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  • quarantinable — |kwȯrən.|tēnəbəl, wär adjective 1. : liable to be quarantined : subject to quarantine a quarantinable immigrant 2. : constituting grounds for quarantine : subjecting one to quarantine a quarantinable disease …   Useful english dictionary

  • quarantinable — adjective Subject to quarantine; under quarantine. The quarantinable diseases are yellow fever, cholera, typhus or ship fever, small pox, scarlet fever, diphtheria, measles and relapsing fever. (1892) …   Wiktionary

  • quarantinable — quar·an·tin·able kwȯr ən .tē nə bəl, kwär adj subject to or constituting grounds for quarantine <a quarantinable disease> …   Medical dictionary

  • quarantinable — adj. can be isolated, can be held in quarantine …   English contemporary dictionary

  • quarantinable — quar·an·tin·able …   English syllables

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