incubation period

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incubation period

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(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"
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incubation period

n (Med) → Inkubationszeit f

incubation period

n(periodo di) incubazione f
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The metal was absorbed 100% at each concentration level and incubatory period. Metal concentration even did not affect the absorbance capacity of E.
The incubatory period at leucosis is from two months to two years at experimental infection and from two to six years at the natural.
In the early incubatory period, during movement of ripe gametes or early developing embryos in the gametogenic follicles ti inner-demibranchs.