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  • s  (of disease) not capable of being passed on

  • The noncontagious disease has been positively diagnosed in only 32 servicemen so far, but nine of them have died.
  • The treatment proved unnecessary, and tests later showed that Bush's condition was caused by Graves' disease, a noncontagious thyroid ailment that, coincidentally, also afflicts .
  • Though the new medications made it possible to release noncontagious patients from quarantine and isolation, politicians and the public were slow to recognize this.

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