Infectiousness vs Contagiousness - What's the difference?

infectiousness | contagiousness |

Infectiousness is a see also of contagiousness.


As nouns the difference between infectiousness and contagiousness

is that infectiousness is the state or condition of being infectious while contagiousness is the state or condition of being contagious.

infectiousness

English

Noun

(-)
  • The state or condition of being infectious.
  • Synonyms

    * infectiosity

    contagiousness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state or condition of being contagious.
  • Synonyms

    * contagiosity

    See also

    * infectiosity * infectiousness