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pathogenicity

Definition:
Ability of infectious agents (i.e., viruses, bacteria, fungi), parasitic nematodes, protozoa or helminths to cause disease.
Concept Schemes:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt
NALT Core
Narrower Concepts:
Entry Terms:
  • infectivity
  • pathogenic potential
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/15187
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