noncommunicable

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noncommunicable

[non-kuh-myoo-ni-kuh-buhl]
adjective
not communicable, especially with reference to a disease that is not transmitted through contact with an infected or afflicted person.

Origin:
non- + communicable

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Example sentences for noncommunicable
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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