Ross River virus n.
A mosquito-borne alphavirus that causes epidemic polyarthritis.
noun 1. an arm of the Antarctic Ocean, S of New Zealand, extending into Antarctica. noun 1. a large arm of the S Pacific in Antarctica, incorporating the Ross Ice Shelf and lying between Victoria Land and the Edward VII Peninsula
noun 1. Edmond [ed-mawn] /ɛdˈmɔ̃/ (Show IPA), 1868–1918, French dramatist and poet. noun 1. Edmond (ɛdmɔ̃). 1868–1918, French playwright and poet in the romantic tradition; best known for his verse drama Cyrano de Bergerac (1897)
adjective 1. having a rostellum.
noun, plural rostella [ro-stel-uh] /rɒˈstɛl ə/ (Show IPA) 1. Biology. any small, beaklike process. 2. Botany. a beaklike modification of the stigma in many orchids. 3. Zoology. a projecting part of the scolex in certain tapeworms. a part of the mouth in many insects, designed for sucking. noun (pl) -la (-lə) 1. (biology) a small […]