tumor virus

noun

Medical Definition of tumor virus

: a virus (as Rous sarcoma virus) that causes neoplastic or cancerous growth

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“Tumor virus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tumor%20virus. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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