transmissible(redirected from transmissible serositis)
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Capable of being transmitted: transmissible signals.
trans•mis•si•ble(trænsˈmɪs ə bəl, trænz-)
capable of being transmitted.
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|Adj.||1.||transmissible - (of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection|
infectious - easily spread; "fear is exceedingly infectious; children catch it from their elders"- Bertrand Russell
|2.||transmissible - occurring among members of a family usually by heredity; "an inherited disease"; "familial traits"; "genetically transmitted features"|
|3.||transmissible - inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent; "ancestral home"; "ancestral lore"; "hereditary monarchy"; "patrimonial estate"; "transmissible tradition"|
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"