elus, elus-; elav, elav-
aktiivne bioloogilises või metafoorses tähenduses
1. (only used attributively) having life; that is alive
The post office will not ship live animals.
2. being in existence; actual
He is a live example of the consequences of excessive drinking.
3. having active properties; being energized
Because the vaccinia virus is live, it is important to follow care instructions for the vaccination site.
5. taken from a living animal