from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An enterovirus, separable into three serotypes, that is the causative agent of poliomyelitis.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A human enterovirus of the Picornaviridae family that causes poliomyelitis.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the virus causing poliomyelitis


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