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HIV virus

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 9 words.

For this redundant acronym, see abbreviations (b).

vaccinia virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 26 words.

(two words) Type species of the genus *Orthopoxvirus (vernacular name: vaccinia subgroup). The name was formerly used as

Myxoma virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 17 words.

(cap. M, italic, two words) Type species of the genus *Leporipoxvirus (vernacular name: myxoma subgroup).

Nodamura virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 30 words.

(cap. N, italic, two words) Type species of the single genus, Nodavirus, of the family Nodaviridae. Named after

virus diseases

in The Oxford Companion to Wine

January 2006; p ublished online August 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 284 words.

group of vine diseases caused by very small and simple organisms, consisting of ribonucleic acid wrapped in a protein sheath.

HIV virus

Bryan A. Garner.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Usage and Style

January 2000; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 9 words.

For this redundant acronym, see abbreviations (B).

virus n

Edited by Jeff Prucher.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 216 words.

a computer program that is capable of replicating itself and installing these copies onto other computers without the users’ knowledge,

Uses of a Pandemic: Forging the Identities of Influenza and Virus Research in Interwar Britain

Michael Bresalier.

in Social History of Medicine

May 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 10749 words.

Summary

This paper counters the tendency to retrospectively viralise the 1918–19 pandemic and to gloss the important historiographical point that, in...

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Negative movement in the history of Norwegian: the evolution of a grammatical virus

John Sundquist.

in Grammatical Change

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Historical and Diachronic Linguistics. 8215 words.

This chapter analyzes the Negative Movement (NM) pattern in Norwegian, where, as in other Scandinavian languages, objects containing a negative quantifier (e.g., no books) must appear to...

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Human Immunodeficiency Virus

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 26 words.

simian immunodeficiency virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 8 words.

Abbrev. and preferred form: *SIV

simian virus 40

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 8 words.

Abbrev. and preferred form: SV40

hamster polyoma virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 7 words.

Abbrev.: HaPV (lower-case a)

velvet tobacco mottle virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 6 words.

Abbrev.: VTMoV

adeno-associated virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 6 words.

Abbrev.: AAV See dependovirus.

herpes simplex virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 56 words.

Abbrev.: HSV An *alphaherpesvirus, strains of which can be differentiated as either type 1 or type 2 (Arabic numerals).

lymphadenopathy-associated virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 4 words.

Abbrev.: *LAV

human immunodeficiency virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 8 words.

Abbrev. and preferred form: *HIV

feline leukaemia virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 7 words.

Abbrev.: FeLV (lower-case e).

cassava latent virus

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 5 words.

Abbrev.: CLV