latent period definition

  • noun:
    • The interval between contact with an infectious system or a carcinogen in addition to clinical look of infection.
    • The interval between stimulus and response.
    • the full time that elapses between a stimulus together with reaction to it
    • the full time that elapses before the presence of a disease is manifested by symptoms
  • adjective:
    • some of those durations or resting phases inside development of the ovum, for which development is arrested before restored task.

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