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rhinovirus

rhi·no·vi·rus

rhinovirus

 
pronunciation:
raI no vaI rs
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part of speech: noun
inflections: rhinoviruses
definition: any of a large group of related RNA viruses that cause respiratory diseases, esp. the common cold.
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The word rhinovirus contains the following part:
rhin, rhino Greek root that means nose