non virulent

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virulent vir·u·lent (vēr'yə-lənt, vēr'ə-)

  1. Extremely infectious, malignant, or poisonous. Used of a disease or toxin.

  2. Capable of causing disease by breaking down protective mechanisms of the host. Used of a pathogen.

  3. Intensely irritating, obnoxious, or harsh.

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