virosis

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

virus +‎ -osis

NounEdit

virosis (plural viroses)

  1. (pathology) Any disease caused by a virus.
    • 1931, Phytopathology, volume 21, number 1-6, page 590:
      In her investigations on the viroses of tobacco and potato and on cucumber mosaic in solanaceous hosts, Hoggan showed that the presence or absence of vacuolate bodies , and in some cases the combined presence of vacuolate bodies and striate material have undoubted value for the identification of certain viroses.

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

vīrōsīs

  1. dative masculine plural of vīrōsus
  2. dative feminine plural of vīrōsus
  3. dative neuter plural of vīrōsus
  4. ablative masculine plural of vīrōsus
  5. ablative neuter plural of vīrōsus
  6. ablative feminine plural of vīrōsus

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

virosis f (plural virosis)

  1. virosis