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nonspecific

 [non-spĕ-sif´ik]
1. not due to any single known cause.
2. not directed against a particular agent, but rather having a general effect.

nonspecific

/non·spe·cif·ic/ (non″spĭ-sif´ik)
1. not due to any single known cause.
2. not directed against a particular agent, but rather having a general effect.

nonspecific

(nŏn′spĭ-sĭf′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to an infection not known to be caused by a specific pathogen: nonspecific urethritis.
2. Of or relating to immunity that occurs naturally as a result of a person's genetic makeup or physiology and does not arise from a previous infection or vaccination.

nonspecific

1. not due to any single known cause.
2. not directed against a particular agent, but rather having a general effect.

nonspecific colitis
diarrheic disease of growing pigs resembling a mild form of swine dysentery; associated with infection by Serpulinainnocens. Called also grower pig scours.
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