virology

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noun vi·rol·o·gy \vī-ˈrä-lə-jē\

Definition of virology

  1. :  a branch of science that deals with viruses and viral diseases

virological

play \ˌvī-rə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ or

virologic

play \-jik\ adjective

virologically

play \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

virologist

play \vī-ˈrä-lə-jist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of virology

New Latin virus + International Scientific Vocabulary -logy


First Known Use: circa 1935


VIROLOGY Defined for English Language Learners

virology

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noun vi·rol·o·gy \vī-ˈrä-lə-jē\

Definition of virology for English Language Learners

  • medical : the study of viruses and the diseases they cause


Medical Dictionary

virology

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noun vi·rol·o·gy \vī-ˈräl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of virology

plural

virologies

  1. :  a branch of science that deals with viruses


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