Definitions

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  • n. A circular single-stranded RNA, similar but not identical to a viroid, dependent on plant viruses for replication and encapsidation.

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  • n. the smallest of viruses; a plant virus with its RNA arranged in a circular chromosome without a protein coat

Etymologies

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virus +‎ -oid

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  • Estou impressionado com este efeito! virusoid el 26 de Enero del 2010:

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