Words Like VIRUS
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2 Alternative Words Similar to virus
1 examples of virus
the virus of jealousy is latent in everyone
10 definitions of virus
Venom, as produced by a poisonous animal etc.
A type of microscopic agent that causes an infectious disease; the disease so caused.
A submicroscopic infectious organism, now understood to be a non-cellular structure consisting of a core of DNA or RNA surrounded by a protein coat. It requires a living cell to replicate, and often causes disease in the host organism.
The contagium of an infectious disease; a poison produced in the body of one suffering from a contagious disease, and capable of exciting the same disease when introduced into another person by inoculation.
Hence Figuratively, that which causes a degraded mental or moral state; moral or intellectual poison: as, the virus of sensuality.
Figuratively, virulence; extreme acrimony or bitterness; malignity.
a software program capable of reproducing itself and usually capable of causing great harm to files or other programs on the same computer
(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
a harmful or corrupting agency