paramyxovirus
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1962 any of a family (Paramyxoviridae) of single-stranded RNA viruses including the causative agents of measles, mumps, and canine distemper

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  • paramyxovirus — [par΄ə mik′sə vī΄rəs] n. any of a family (Paramyxoviridae) of RNA viruses, including those causing mumps, measles, and parainfluenza …   English World dictionary

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  • Paramyxovirus — Paramyxoviridae Paramyxovirus …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Paramyxovirus — A genus of viruses (family Paramyxoviridae) that includes parainfluenza viruses (types 1 and 3). * * * para·myxo·vi·rus .par ə mik sə .vī rəs n any of the family Paramyxoviridae of single stranded RNA viruses compare myxovirus * * * n …   Medical dictionary

  • Paramyxovirus — Pa|ra|mỵ|xo|vi|rus 〈[ vi ] n. oder umg. m.; , vi|ren; Med.〉 Angehöriges einer Gruppe von Viren, die bei Menschen u. Tieren auftreten u. Krankheiten wie Mumps u. Masern od. Hundestaupe, Geflügel u. Rinderpest verursachen u. durch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Paramyxovirus — Pa|ra|mỵ|xo|vi|rus 〈[ vi ] n.; Gen.: , Pl.: vi|ren; Med.〉 Angehöriges einer Gruppe von Viren, die bei Menschen u. Tieren auftreten u. Krankheiten wie Mumps u. Masern od. Hundestaupe, Geflügel u. Rinderpest verursachen u. durch Tröpcheninfektion… …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

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