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granulosis

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noun, gran·u·lo·sis \ˌgran-yə-ˈlō-səs\

Definition of granulosis

plural granulosesplay \-ˌsēz\

  1. :  any of several diseases of lepidopteran larvae marked by minute granular inclusions in infected cells and caused by viruses (genus Granulovirus of the family Baculoviridae)



Origin of granulosis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1949


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