parainfluenza 5 virus

n.

A paramyxovirus that is pathogenic in monkeys but has no known pathogenic effects in humans; it includes the simian viruses.

Nearby words

  1. placeman,
  2. placemat,
  3. placement,
  4. placement test,
  5. placename,
  6. placenta accreta,
  7. placenta circumvallata,
  8. placenta fenestrata,
  9. placenta increta,
  10. placenta marginata


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