Aviadenovirus

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Aviadenovirus

(ā'vē-ad'ĕ-nō-vī'rŭs),
A genus of viruses (family Adenoviridae) that includes types of viruses found in birds.
[L. avis, bird, + G. adēn, gland, + virus]

Aviadenovirus

one of the two genera in the family adenoviridae, the members of which infect avian species. See also adenovirus.
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