incubation period


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incubation period

n
(Pathology) med the time between exposure to an infectious disease and the appearance of the first signs or symptoms. Sometimes shortened to: incubation
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Noun1.incubation period - the period between infection and the appearance of symptoms of the disease
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
Translations

incubation period

n (Med) → Inkubationszeit f

incubation period

n(periodo di) incubazione f
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It contaminates water, meat, dairy and poultry products, vegetables and fruits with an incubation period of 12 to 72 hours.
O Test Other Than "stat": Must Be Performed & Results Returned Within Forty-Eight (48) Hours (exemptions Being Those Tests Which Require A Longer Incubation Period - These Tests Would Mandate That The Results Be Returned Within Forty-Eight (48) Hours After The Completion Of The Incubation Period).