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Papovaviridae


Papovaviridae

noun pl Pa·po·va·vi·ri·dae \pə-ˌpō-və-ˈvir-ə-ˌdē\

Definition of PAPOVAVIRIDAE

:  a former family of double-stranded DNA viruses that included the polyomaviruses and the papillomaviruses before they were placed in their own families
February 27, 2015
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