granulosis


gran·u·lo·sis

noun \ˌgran-yə-ˈlō-səs\
plural gran·u·lo·ses\-ˌsēz\

Definition of GRANULOSIS

:  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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