Denoting something, typically a serious infectious disease, that must be reported to the appropriate authorities: AIDS became a notifiable disease in 1982
More example sentences
- Bird flu and Newcastle disease are notifiable diseases and must be reported to your local Divisional Veterinary Manager.
- An outbreak of Newcastle Disease, a notifiable disease affecting poultry, has been confirmed in a number of pheasants intended for shooting in Surrey.
- It is a compulsorily notifiable disease in the UK and any suspicion or confirmation of the disease should be immediately notified to Defra.
Definition of notifiable in:
- The US English dictionary