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virulent


virulent

adj vir·u·lent \-lənt\

Definition of VIRULENT

1
a :  marked by a rapid, severe, and malignant course <a virulent infection> b :  able to overcome bodily defense mechanisms <a virulent pathogen>
2
:  extremely poisonous or venomous :  noxious
March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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