virose

adjective
vi·​rose | \ ˈvīˌrōs \

Definition of virose

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : having or suggestive of a poisonous quality

virose

noun
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plural -s

Definition of virose (Entry 2 of 2)

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History and Etymology for virose

Adjective

Latin virosus poisonous, from virus poison + -osus -ous

Noun

French or German, from New Latin virosis

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“Virose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/virose. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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