Definition of virulence gene in English:

virulence gene

Syllabification: vir·u·lence gene
Pronunciation: /ˈvir(y)ələns ˌjēn/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

A gene whose presence or activity in an organism’s genome is responsible for the pathogenicity of an infective agent.

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