viral


vi·ral

adjective \ˈvī-rəl\

: caused by a virus

Full Definition of VIRAL

1
:  of, relating to, or caused by a virus <a viral infection>
2
:  quickly and widely spread or popularized especially by person-to-person electronic communication <a viral video>
vi·ral·ly \-rə-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of VIRAL

1937

Other Medicine Terms

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Rhymes with VIRAL

vi·ral

adjective \ˈvī-rəl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of VIRAL

: of, relating to, or caused by a virus <viral infections>
vi·ral·ly \-rə-lē\ adverb

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