deoxyribovirus


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DNA vi·rus

a major group of animal viruses in which the core consists of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA); it includes parvoviruses, papovaviruses, adenoviruses, herpesviruses, poxviruses, and other unclassified DNA viruses.
Synonym(s): deoxyribovirus

DNA vi·rus

(vī'rŭs)
A major group of animal viruses in which the core consists of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA); it includes parvoviruses, papovaviruses, adenoviruses, herpesviruses, poxviruses, and other yet unclassified DNA viruses.
Synonym(s): deoxyribovirus.
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