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virus
used in Nineteen Minutes

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1  —2 uses
in biology
Definition
a submicroscopic organism that causes disease (by using the cellular reproductive machinery of the organism it invades)
  • Frankly, I think all we're passing along is some viral crud.
    Part 1 (80% in)
  • He fussed over her as if she had mono or cancer, not just a virus, which is what she'd told him when he called her on his cell from school that morning.
    Part 1 (99% in)

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Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia:  biological virusWikipedia:  computer virusPictures — Google Images®
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exact meaning not specified
  • A murmur spread virally through the courtroom, something that always happened in the wake of hearing that not-guilty plea, and that always seemed ridiculous to Alex-what was the defendant supposed to do?
    Part 1 (79% in)

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