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virology

 [vi-rol´ah-je]
the study of viruses and viral diseases.

vi·rol·o·gy

(vī-rol'ŏ-jē, vi-),
The study of viruses and of viral disease.
[virus + G. logos, study]

virology

/vi·rol·o·gy/ (vi-rol´ah-je) the study of viruses and virus diseases.

virology

(vī-rŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of viruses and viral diseases.

vi′ro·log′i·cal (vī′rə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), vi′ro·log′ic (-ĭk) adj.
vi·rol′o·gist n.

virology

[-l′əjē]
Etymology: L, virus + Gk, logos, science
the study of viruses and viral diseases. virologic, virological, adj.

vi·rol·o·gy

(vī-rol'ŏ-jē)
The study of viruses and of viral disease.
[virus + G. logos, study]

virology

The study of viruses of medical importance and the diseases they produce.

virology

the study of VIRUSES.

vi·rol·o·gy

(vī-rol'ŏ-jē)
The study of viruses and of viral disease.
[virus + G. logos, study]

virology

the study of viruses and viral diseases.
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Before the RT-PCR technique was developed, virologists measured infectious virus by isolating it in cell cultures or laboratory animals.
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