[ zee-kuh vahy-ruh s ]
/ ˈzi kə ˌvaɪ rəs /
a chiefly mosquito-borne virus of the genus Flavivirus that causes Zika, a mild illness.
the illness itself, typically characterized by mild fever, rash, and joint pain; Zika.
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