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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.

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

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.

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.
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

communicable

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

communicable

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

communicable

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

communicable

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

communicable

adj
diseaseübertragbar
ideas, knowledgekommunizierbar, vermittelbar

com·mu·ni·ca·ble

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

communicable

adj transmisible, contagioso
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Meditates on Thomas Eakins's 1887 oil portrait of Whitman, suggesting that it "braids the sagas of two hypersensitive self-described 'toughs': Walt Whitman very much of bustling muscular Brooklyn--New York, and Thomas Eakins, a definite if parlor-averse Philadelphian"; goes on "to tell the tale of each artist as they're best shown in the creation of one portrait," tracing "what sixty-nine-year-old Whitman gained from forty-four-year-old Eakins; and especially all that the darkling, troubled Eakins absorbed from this most communicably useful of our nation's sages," finally imagining the painting sessions during which "a thorny sort of friendship formed.
With one or two rare exceptions (perhaps an encounter with a waiter, or a fellow traveler on the road), there simply is not anybody audibly, communicably there'.