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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of disease) not capable of being passed on.

Usage examples (31)
  • Investments in capacity building in other relatively neglected areas, such as noncommunicable diseases, must begin today if we expect similar dividends in the future.
  • Such innovations leave the question unanswered of who contributes to and who benefits from R&D for diseases that affect all countries, such as noncommunicable diseases,...
  • But increasingly, these noncommunicable diseases are hitting the poor.
  • Taking actionA global action plan on preventing and controlling noncommunicable diseases is ready to be implemented. for more
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