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noncommunicable

[non-kuh-myoo-ni-kuh-buh l] /ˌnɒn kəˈmyu nɪ kə bəl/
adjective
1.
not communicable, especially with reference to a disease that is not transmitted through contact with an infected or afflicted person.
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  • A noncommunicable disease or ncd is a disease which is not infectious.
  • The noncommunicable diseases are spread by heredity, surroundings and behavior.

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