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com·mu·ni·ca·ble

 (kə-myo͞o′nĭ-kə-bəl)
adj.
1. Transmittable between persons or species; contagious: communicable diseases.
2. Readily communicated: communicable ideas.
3. Talkative.

com·mu′ni·ca·bil′i·ty, com·mu′ni·ca·ble·ness n.
com·mu′ni·ca·bly adv.
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communicable

(kəˈmjuːnɪkəbəl)
adj
1. capable of being communicated
2. (Pathology) (of a disease or its causative agent) capable of being passed on readily
comˌmunicaˈbility, comˈmunicableness n
comˈmunicably adv
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com•mu•ni•ca•ble

(kəˈmyu nɪ kə bəl)

adj.
1. capable of being easily communicated or transmitted: a communicable disease.
2. talkative; communicative.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Late Latin]
com•mu`ni•ca•bil′i•ty, com•mu′ni•ca•ble•ness, n.
com•mu′ni•ca•bly, adv.
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com·mu·ni·ca·ble

(kə-myo͞o′nĭ-kə-bəl)
Capable of being transmitted from person to person. Chickenpox is a communicable disease. See Note at infectious.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.communicable - (of disease) capable of being transmitted by infectioncommunicable - (of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection
infectious - easily spread; "fear is exceedingly infectious; children catch it from their elders"- Bertrand Russell
2.communicable - readily communicated; "communicable ideas"
communicatory, communicative - able or tending to communicate; "was a communicative person and quickly told all she knew"- W.M.Thackeray
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communicable

adjective infectious, catching, contagious, transferable, transmittable communicable diseases such as Ebola
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communicable

adjective
1. Capable of transmission by infection:
2. Disposed to be open, sociable, and talkative:
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Translations

communicable

[kəˈmjuːnɪkəbl] ADJ (gen) → comunicable; [disease] → transmisible
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communicable

[kəˈmjuːnɪkəbəl] adj (= infectious, contagious) [disease] → transmissible
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communicable

adj
diseaseübertragbar
ideas, knowledgekommunizierbar, vermittelbar
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com·mu·ni·ca·ble

a. contagioso-a; comunicable;
___ disease controlcontrol de enfermedades ___.
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communicable

adj transmisible, contagioso
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References in periodicals archive ?
Xu (2009) measures the quality of product which is perceived by consumer in three criteria, that is, meaningful creative product (meaningfulness) new creative product (novelty) and creative product that can be communicated (communicableness).