virosis

noun
vi·​ro·​sis | \vīˈrōsə̇s\
plural viroses\-​ōˌsēz \

Definition of virosis 

: infection with or disease caused by a virus

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for virosis

New Latin, from virus + -osis

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about virosis

Dictionary Entries near virosis

Virola

virology

virose

virosis

virous

Virtanen

virtu

Statistics for virosis

Look-up Popularity

Comments on virosis

What made you want to look up virosis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a soft lustrous wool fabric with mohair

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!