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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Transmissible  \Trans*mis"si*ble\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  transmissible.] 
  Capable  of  being  transmitted  from  one  to  another;  capable  of 
  being  passed  through  any  body  or  substance. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  transmissible 
  adj  1:  (of  disease)  capable  of  being  transmitted  by  infection  [syn: 
  {catching},  {communicable},  {contagious},  {contractable}, 
  {transmittable}] 
  2:  tending  to  occur  among  members  of  a  family  usually  by 
  heredity;  "an  inherited  disease";  "familial  traits"; 
  "genetically  transmitted  features"  [syn:  {familial},  {genetic}, 
  {hereditary},  {inherited},  {transmitted}] 




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