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[puh-poh-vuh-vahy-ruh s] /pəˈpoʊ vəˌvaɪ rəs/

noun, plural papovaviruses. Pathology, Veterinary Pathology.
any of a group of DNA-containing human and animal viruses, including polyoma viruses and some papillomaviruses, most of which produce tumors.

papovavirus pa·po·va·vi·rus (pə-pō’və-vī’rəs)
A virus of the family Papovaviridae.


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