notifiable
adjective Date: 1889 required by law to be reported to official health authorities <
a notifiable disease
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • notifiable — [nōt′ə fī΄ə bəl] adj. that must be reported to health authorities [notifiable diseases] …   English World dictionary

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  • notifiable — [[t]no͟ʊtɪfaɪəb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ A notifiable disease or crime is one that must be reported to the authorities whenever it occurs, because it is considered to be dangerous to the community. Many doctors fail to report cases, even though food… …   English dictionary

  • notifiable — no·ti·fi·able nōt ə .fī ə bəl, .nōt ə adj required by law to be reported to official health authorities <a notifiable disease> * * * no·ti·fi·a·ble (no″tĭ fiґə bəl) necessary to be reported to a government health agency …   Medical dictionary

  • notifiable — no|ti|fi|a|ble [ˈnəutıfaıəbəl US ˈnou ] adj BrE technical a notifiable disease or crime is one that by law must be reported to the government or to the police …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • notifiable — adjective BrE technical a notifiable disease is one that by law must be reported to an office of public health …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • notifiable — UK [ˈnəʊtɪˌfaɪəb(ə)l] / US [ˈnoʊtɪˌfaɪəb(ə)l] / US [ˌnoʊtɪˈfaɪəb(ə)l] adjective British if a disease is notifiable, new cases of it must be reported to a public health authority …   English dictionary

  • notifiable — /ˈnoʊtəfaɪəbəl/ (say nohtuhfuyuhbuhl) adjective requiring that notification be made to a relevant authority: a notifiable disease …   Australian English dictionary

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