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  • adjective Not contagious.


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un- +‎ contagious


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  • There is no aloofness so forlorn as our aloofness from an uncontagious enthusiasm, and there is no hostility so sharp as that aroused by a fervour which fails of response.

    Americans and Others Agnes Repplier 1904

  • Mosaic law (which so accurately distinguished the characteristics of the leprosy and preserved to society the services of those who were laboring under the uncontagious forms of the disease) over the customs and regulations of Eastern countries in the present day, where all lepers are indiscriminately proscribed and are avoided as unfit for free intercourse with their fellow men.

    Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible 1871


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