Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Infective"

Synonyms of "Infective" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre INFECTIVE e INFECTIOUS ?
A: Infective and infectious are both adjectives to describe the spread of something. Both can be used in the same instance however infectious is the more widely used.

For example "her laughter was infectious"
"her laughter was infective"
both are correct but the first is definitely more common while the other would be rarely used and understood.

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