Definition of infector in English:

infector

noun

  • See infect

    • ‘We examine three state-of-the-art, system infectors and try to determine what's right for your agenda.’
    • ‘File infectors are parasitic viruses that operate in memory.’
    • ‘Rats are not the direct infectors of the Plague; they are merely hosts for the fleas carrying the bacteria.’
    • ‘Ordinarily, parts that are used to assemble fuel infectors are sized by using contact gages.’
    • ‘Retroviruses are particularly insidious infectors as they use the inner ‘factory’ of the host cells to reproduce themselves, killing the host and spreading throughout the body.’

Pronunciation

infector

/ɪnˈfɛktər//inˈfektər/