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retrovirology

noun ret·ro·vi·rol·o·gy \ˌre-trō-vī-ˈrä-lə-jē\

Definition of RETROVIROLOGY

:  virology concerned with the study of retroviruses
ret·ro·vi·rol·o·gist \-jist\ noun

First Known Use of RETROVIROLOGY

1982

retrovirology

noun ret·ro·vi·rol·o·gy \ˌre-trō-vī-ˈräl-ə-jē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural ret·ro·vi·rol·o·gies

Medical Definition of RETROVIROLOGY

:  a branch of virology concerned with the study of retroviruses
ret·ro·vi·rol·o·gist \-jəst\ noun

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