supervirulent


Also found in: Medical.

supervirulent

(ˌsuːpəˈvɪrjʊlənt)
adj
extremely virulent
References in periodicals archive ?
Supervirulent pseudorecombination and asymmetric synergism between genomic components of two distinct species of begomovirus associated with severe tomato leaf curl disease in India.
When I look back on 40 years of practice, it seems to me that, with few exceptions, it wasn't supervirulent germs that were keeping me busy.
Agrobacterium tumefaciens strain AGL1 harboring the supervirulent pTiBo542 disarmed Ti plasmid (Lazo et al.