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Antonyms for infective

antiseptic, healthful.

Quotes of infective

  1. God exists, if only in the form of a meme with high survival value, or infective power, in the environment provided by human culture. – Richard Dawkins

Usage examples for infective

  1. It is claimed that stables thoroughly cleaned become safe after drying for a short time; hence, litter of all kinds, such as manure or soiled hay and straw, may remain infective for a longer time because they do not dry out. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  2. Some assert that calves are infected in this manner by suckling infected mothers, the germs being present in the milk, or the teats having been contaminated by coming in contact with infective discharges. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  3. When the lesion is compound, also, amputation may become necessary on account of infective complications. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  4. It has frequently coincided with abortions and failures to conceive in the same herd, so that it has been thought that the same infective germ produces one type of abortion. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  5. They are apt to be allowed to get extremely dirty, and so, by carrying infective matter from the foot of one animal to that of another, undo the good that the warmth of the poultice is bringing about. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  6. A further instance of infective periostitis is that met with in acute laminitis. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  7. Amputation may become necessary should gangrene ensue from injury to the popliteal vessels, or if infective complications threaten the life of the patient. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  8. Moreover, the members of this same audience thus assured of the non- existence of Socialism, are entitled to free treatment in the municipal hospital, should an infective disease overtake them; the municipality provides them freely with concerts and picture galleries, golf courses and swimming ponds; and in old age, finally, if duly qualified, they receive a State pension. – The Task of Social Hygiene by Havelock Ellis
  9. Those that recover from an attack, however, are liable one or two weeks later to suffer from an infective inflammation of the lungs. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  10. When the necrosed portion of bone is small, and is free from infective properties, it is quite possible that it may, as is the case with small spots of necrosis in softer tissues, be removed by a process of absorption. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  11. It may so happen, as sometimes in fact it does, that the animal may die as a result of the infective fever so set up. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  12. After the tumour has fungated, infective complications within the skull are liable to develop. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  13. An infected animal only becomes infective to others immediately before the act of abortion, and may remain so for some weeks afterwards. – Contagious Abortion of Cows by Ward J. MacNeal
  14. We do not think of it any more, however, as a general febrifuge and there is no justification for its use in the slight infective conditions we know as colds. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh