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See also: infecter
infector (plural infectors)
- Something that infects; that which causes infection.
2000 September 15, Robert Koenig, “COMPUTER SCIENCE: Flushing Out Nasty Viruses in the Balkans”, in Science, volume 289, number 5486, DOI:10.1126/science.289.5486.1863, pages 1863-1865:
- That's when a rapidly proliferating virus from Israel dubbed Jerusalem bogged down computers around the world, and Brain--a "boot-sector infector" from Pakistan that hit MS-DOS systems--went on a rampage.