infect

Infect vs Parvovirus - What's the difference?

infect | parvovirus |


As a verb infect

is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).

As an adjective infect

is (obsolete) infected.

As a noun parvovirus is

any single-stranded dna viruses, of the genus parvovirus , being the smallest found in nature; they infect only mammals other than humans.

Affect vs Infect - What's the difference?

affect | infect |


In context|obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between affect and infect

is that affect is (obsolete) a desire, an appetite while infect is (obsolete) infected.

As verbs the difference between affect and infect

is that affect is to influence or alter or affect can be (obsolete|transitive) to aim for, to try to obtain while infect is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).

As a noun affect

is (obsolete) one's mood or inclination; mental state.

As a adjective infect is

(obsolete) infected.

Infect vs Poniard - What's the difference?

infect | poniard |


As verbs the difference between infect and poniard

is that infect is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen) while poniard is to stab with a poniard.

As a adjective infect

is (obsolete) infected.

As a noun poniard is

a dagger typically having a slender square or triangular blade.

Infect vs Blister - What's the difference?

infect | blister |


As verbs the difference between infect and blister

is that infect is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen) while blister is to cause blisters to form.

As a adjective infect

is (obsolete) infected.

As a noun blister is

a small bubble between the layers of the skin that contains watery or bloody fluid and is caused by friction and pressure, burning, freezing, chemical irritation, disease or infection.

Infectible vs Infect - What's the difference?

infectible | infect | Derived terms |

Infectible is a derived term of infect.


As adjectives the difference between infectible and infect

is that infectible is able to be infected; capable of infection while infect is (obsolete) infected.

As a verb infect is

to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).

Disinfect vs Infect - What's the difference?

disinfect | infect | Antonyms |

Disinfect is an antonym of infect.


As verbs the difference between disinfect and infect

is that disinfect is to sterilize by the use of cleaning agent while infect is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).

As a adjective infect is

(obsolete) infected.

Pathogen vs Infect - What's the difference?

pathogen | infect |


As a noun pathogen

is (pathology|immunology) any organism or substance, especially a microorganism, capable of causing disease, such as bacteria, viruses, protozoa or fungi microorganisms are not considered to be pathogenic until they have reached a population size that is large enough to cause disease.

As a verb infect is

to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).

As a adjective infect is

(obsolete) infected.

Infect vs Pox - What's the difference?

infect | pox |


As verbs the difference between infect and pox

is that infect is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen) while pox is (dated) to infect with the pox, or syphilis.

As a adjective infect

is (obsolete) infected.

As a noun pox is

(pathology) a disease characterized by purulent skin eruptions that may leave pockmarks.

Infect vs Termination - What's the difference?

infect | termination |


As a verb infect

is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).

As a adjective infect

is (obsolete) infected.

As a noun termination is

the process of terminating or the state of being terminated.

Infect vs Infectious - What's the difference?

infect | infectious | Related terms |

Infectious is a related term of infect.


As adjectives the difference between infect and infectious

is that infect is (obsolete) infected while infectious is (pathology|of an illness) transmitted from one person to another, usually through the air breathed.

As a verb infect

is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).

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