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British Dictionary definitions for flavivirus

flavivirus

noun
  1. a type of arbovirus that causes a wide range of diseases in humans, including yellow fever, dengue, and West Nile fever. It is spread by ticks or mosquitoes
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flavivirus in Medicine

flavivirus

(flāvə-vī′rəs)
n.
  1. An arbovirus of the genus Flavivirus.
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Flavivirus

n.
  1. A genus of arboviruses of the family Togaviridae, the type species of which is the yellow fever virus.
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