Synonyms for epstein-barr virus |

Synonyms and antonyms for epstein-barr virus

1. virus (n.)

(virology) ultramicroscopic infectious agent that replicates itself only within cells of living hosts; many are pathogenic; a piece of nucleic acid (DNA or RNA) wrapped in a thin coat of protein


2. virus (n.)

a harmful or corrupting agency


3. virus (n.)

a software program capable of reproducing itself and usually capable of causing great harm to files or other programs on the same computer


4. Epstein (n.)

British sculptor (born in the United States) noted for busts and large controversial works (1880-1959)


5. Epstein-Barr virus (n.)

the herpes virus that causes infectious mononucleosis; associated with specific cancers in Africa and China