Definition of tobacco mosaic virus in English:
A virus that causes mosaic disease in tobacco, much used in biochemical research.
- This situation appears with several viruses such as the tobacco mosaic virus and a class of viruses called retroviruses.
- Most other viruses, such as the tobacco mosaic virus, have to rely almost totally upon the cell's own tool kits.
- Inoculation of the tobacco plants with tomato mosaic virus and tobacco mosaic virus was performed using a standard mechanical rubbing method.
Definition of tobacco mosaic virus in:
- British & World English dictionary
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