leukovirus


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Leu·ko·vi·rus

(lū'kō-vī'rŭs),
Obsolete term for a former genus composed of the RNA tumor viruses now included in the family Retroviridae.

leukovirus

[lo̅o̅′kəvī′rus]
Etymology: Gk, leukos, white; L, virus, poison
a former genus composed of ribonucleic acid tumor viruses now included in the family Retroviridae.

leukovirus

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