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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A microorganism smaller than a bacteria carried by rodents that causes epidemic hemorrhagic fever and severe respiratory infections in humans.

Usage examples (35)
  • Tons of dirt and dust, probably hoarding millions of hantavirus.
  • This thing blocks asbestos and hantavirus, and makes me feel like a storm trooper.
  • Scientists dusted deer mice with colorful powders to track the spread of hantavirus.
  • Breathing those particles can lead to the development of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS). for more
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