rhabdovirus

[ rab-doh-vahy-ruh s ]
/ ˈræb doʊˌvaɪ rəs /

noun, plural rhab·do·vi·rus·es.

any of various RNA-containing viruses of the family Rhabdoviridae, including the rabies virus.

Origin of rhabdovirus

First recorded in 1965–70; rhabdo- + virus
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Medicine definitions for rhabdovirus

rhabdovirus

[ răbdō-vī′rəs ]

n. pl. rhab•do•vi•rus•es

A virus of the family Rhabdoviridae.

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