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virus US English

An infective agent that typically consists of a nucleic acid molecule in a protein coat, is too small to be seen by light microscopy, and is able to multiply only within the living cells of a host

DNA virus US English

A virus in which the genetic information is stored in the form of DNA (as opposed to RNA)

RNA virus US English

A virus in which the genetic information is stored in the form of RNA (as opposed to DNA)

slow virus US English

A virus or viruslike organism that multiplies slowly in the host organism and has a long incubation period

polyoma virus US English

Any of a group of DNA viruses that are usually endemic in their host species without causing disease but that can cause tumors when injected into other species

Sendai virus US English

A parainfluenza virus that causes disease of the upper respiratory tract in mice and is used in the laboratory to produce cell fusion

Norwalk virus US English

A virus that can cause epidemics of severe gastroenteritis. It has been subsumed under the genus Norovirus

Coxsackie virus US English

Any of a group of enteroviruses that cause various respiratory, neurological, and muscular diseases in humans

Epstein–Barr virus US English

A herpesvirus causing infectious mononucleosis and associated with certain cancers, for example Burkitt’s lymphoma

West Nile virus US English

A flavivirus of African origin that can be spread to humans and other mammals via mosquitoes, causing encephalitis and flulike symptoms, with some fatalities

tobacco mosaic virus US English

A virus that causes mosaic disease in tobacco, much used in biochemical research

respiratory syncytial virus US English

A paramyxovirus that causes disease of the respiratory tract. It is a major cause of bronchiolitis and pneumonia in young children and may be a contributing factor in sudden infant death syndrome

human T cell lymphotropic virus US English

Any of a group of retroviruses that cause disease by attacking T cells

antivirus US English

(Of software) designed to detect and destroy computer viruses

echovirus US English

Any of a group of enteroviruses that can cause a range of diseases, including respiratory infections and a mild form of meningitis

ECHO virus in echovirus US English

Any of a group of enteroviruses that can cause a range of diseases, including respiratory infections and a mild form of meningitis

Ebola fever US English

An infectious and generally fatal disease marked by fever and severe internal bleeding, spread through contact with infected body fluids by a filovirus (Ebola virus), whose normal host species is unknown

Marburg disease US English

An acute, often fatal, form of hemorrhagic fever. It is caused by a filovirus (Marburg virus) that normally lives in African monkeys

Machupo US English

A South American arenavirus carried by rodents, which causes a rare form of haemorrhagic fever in humans

Machupo virus in Machupo US English

A South American arenavirus carried by rodents, which causes a rare form of haemorrhagic fever in humans

computer virus in virus US English

A piece of code that is capable of copying itself and typically has a detrimental effect, such as corrupting the system or destroying data

coxsackie virus in Coxsackie virus US English

Any of a group of enteroviruses that cause various respiratory, neurological, and muscular diseases in humans

Ebola virus in Ebola fever US English

An infectious and generally fatal disease marked by fever and severe internal bleeding, spread through contact with infected body fluids by a filovirus (Ebola virus), whose normal host species is unknown

Marburg virus in Marburg disease US English

An acute, often fatal, form of hemorrhagic fever. It is caused by a filovirus (Marburg virus) that normally lives in African monkeys

Borna disease US English

An infectious neurological disease affecting horses and other mammal and bird species, caused by an RNA virus (Borna disease virus)

human papillomavirus US English

A virus with subtypes that cause diseases in humans ranging from common warts to cervical cancer

Borna disease virus in Borna disease US English

An infectious neurological disease affecting horses and other mammal and bird species, caused by an RNA virus (Borna disease virus)

virus US Thesaurus

the child caught a virus

virus English-Spanish

virus m

virus Spanish-English

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Aids virus English-Spanish

virus, VIH m

virus checker English-Spanish

detector m de virus

computer virus English-Spanish

virus m informático

virus protection English-Spanish

protección f antivirus

detector de virus Spanish-English

virus checker

virus sincicial respiratorio Spanish-English

respiratory syncytial virus

detector de virus Spanish-English

virus checker

virus sincicial respiratorio Spanish-English

respiratory syncytial virus

foxes carry the virus in carry English-Spanish

los zorros son portadores del virus


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