poxvirus

Definitions:

  • Any of a group of DNA-containing viruses, including those that cause smallpox, cowpox, and other poxlike diseases in vertebrates.
  • Any of a group of <xref>DNA viruses</xref>, of the family <xref>Poxviridae</xref>, that cause <xref>pox</xref> diseases in <xref>vertebrates</xref>
  • any of a group of viruses that can cause pox diseases in vertebrates
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