asymptomatic [ey-simp-tuh-mat-ik, ey-simp-] Word Origin adjective
- showing no evidence of disease.
Origin of asymptomatic First recorded in 1930–35;+ Related formsa·symp·to·mat·i·cal·ly, adverb British Dictionary definitions for asymptomatic asymptomatic adjective
- (of a disease or suspected disease) without symptoms; providing no subjective evidence of existence
Derived Formsasymptomatically, adverb Word Origin and History for asymptomatic adj.
“without symptoms,” 1856, from a-, privative prefix, +.
asymptomatic in Medicine asymptomatic [ā′sĭmp-tə-măt′ĭk] adj.
- Exhibiting or producing no symptoms.