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her·pes·vi·rus

 (hûr′pēz-vī′rəs)
n. pl. her·pes·vi·rus·es
Any of a family of DNA viruses that form characteristic inclusion bodies within the nuclei of host cells and cause diseases such as chickenpox, infectious mononucleosis, herpes simplex, and shingles.
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herpesvirus

(ˈhɜːpiːzˌvaɪrəs)
n
(Pathology) any one of a family of DNA-containing viruses that includes the agents causing herpes, the Epstein-Barr virus, and the cytomegalovirus
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her•pes•vi•rus

(ˈhɜr pizˌvaɪ rəs)

n., pl. -rus•es.
any DNA-containing virus of the family Herpesviridae, members of which cause several kinds of diseases, as chickenpox and shingles.
[1920–25]
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herpesvirus

n (pl -ruses) herpesvirus m; human — 6 (8, etc.) herpesvirus humano 6 (8, etc.)
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References in periodicals archive ?
Epidemiology of cercopithecine herpesvirus 1 (B virus) infection and shedding in a large breeding cohort of rhesus macaques.
Jayo et al., "Fatal Disseminated Cercopithecine Herpesvirus 1 (Herpes B) Infection in Cynomolgus Monkeys (Macaca fascicularis)," Veterinary Pathology, vol.
Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1 (B virus) infection resulting from ocular exposure.
B-virus (Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1) infection in humans and macaques: potential for zoonotic disease.
Risk of venereal B virus (Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1) transmission in rhesus monkeys using molecular epidemiology.
Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1 (B virus) infection is widespread among Macaca genus primates; the virus is the biologic counterpart of herpes simplex virus in humans.