Having a hermetic seal was said of a container which was airtight. As such, it was not supposed to allow viruses and other contaminants in.

In 2151, Malcolm Reed asked Doctor Phlox how he could possibly catch a cold on a hermetically sealed starship. (i.e. Enterprise NX-01) (ENT: "Sleeping Dogs")

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