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The answer INFECT has 55 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of infect in various dictionaries:
verb - communicate a disease to
verb - contaminate with a disease or microorganism
verb - corrupt with ideas or an ideology
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|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|To contaminate, as with germs(6)|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|Affect (a person, organism, etc.) with a disease-causing organism.|
|affect (a person, organism, etc.) with a disease-causing organism.|
|communicate a disease to|
|affect in a contagious way|
|contaminate with ideas or an ideology|
|contaminate with a disease or microorganism|
|To affect in a contagious way: "His fear infected me, and . . . I followed as fast as I could ( W.H. Hudson).|
|To contaminate or corrupt: envy that infected their thoughts a society that was infected by racism.|
|To communicate a pathogen or disease to.|
|To invade and produce infection in.|
|Infect might refer to|
|Infection is the invasion of an organism's body tissues by disease-causing agents, their multiplication, and the reaction of host tissues to the infectious agents and the toxins they produce. Infectious disease, also known as transmissible disease or communicable disease, is illness resulting from an infection.|
* Infections are caused by infectious agents including viruses, viroids, prions, bacteria, nematodes such as parasitic roundworms and pinworms, arthropods such as ticks, mites, fleas, and lice, fungi such as ringworm, and other macroparasites such as tapeworms and other helminths.
* Hosts can fight infections using their immune system. Mammalian hosts react to infections with an innate response, often involving inflammation, followed by an adaptive response.Specific medications used to treat infections include antibiotics, antivirals, antifungals, antiprotozoals, and antihelminthics. Infectious diseases resulted in 9.2 million deaths in 2013 (about 17% of all deaths). The branch of