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|Noun||1.||tumor virus - a cell-free filtrate held to be a virus responsible for a specific neoplasm|
virus - (virology) ultramicroscopic infectious agent that replicates itself only within cells of living hosts; many are pathogenic; a piece of nucleic acid (DNA or RNA) wrapped in a thin coat of protein
n. virus tumoroso, capaz de producir cáncer.