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vi·rol·o·gy

 (vī-rŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of viruses and viral diseases.

vi′ro·log′i·cal (vī′rə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), vi′ro·log′ic (-ĭk) adj.
vi·rol′o·gist n.

virology

(vaɪˈrɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the study of viruses and the diseases they cause
virological, virologic adj
viˈrologist n

vi•rol•o•gy

(vaɪˈrɒl ə dʒi, vɪ-)

n.
the study of viruses and viral diseases.
[1930–35]
vi`ro•log′i•cal (-rəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
vi•rol′o•gist, n.

vi·rol·o·gy

(vī-rŏl′ə-jē)
The scientific study of viruses and viral diseases.

virology

the branch of medical science that studies viruses and the diseases they cause. — virologist, n. — virological, adj.
See also: Medical Specialties
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.virology - the branch of medical science that studies viruses and viral diseases
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
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations

virology

[ˌvaɪəˈrɒlədʒɪ] Nvirología f

virology

nVirologie f, → Virusforschung f

vi·rol·o·gy

n. virología, ciencia que estudia los virus.

virology

n virología, estudio de los virus
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Dr Fowzia said the viral testing is now very important as there are antiviral medicines specific to treat some of these lethal infections but viral serology is very expensive in the private sector and government public sector labs lack virology screening.
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