Pathogenic vs Morbific - What's the difference?

pathogenic | morbific |


As adjectives the difference between pathogenic and morbific

is that pathogenic is able to cause (harmful) disease while morbific is that causes disease; sickening, pathogenic.

pathogenic

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Able to cause (harmful) disease.
  • While the environment is teeming with bacteria and fungi, most are not pathogenic .

    morbific

    English

    Alternative forms

    * morbifick (obsolete)

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That causes disease; sickening, pathogenic.