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Pronunciation: bir′nă-vī′rŭs

Definition: A virus in the family Birnaviridae that includes infectious bursal disease virus of chickens, ducks, and turkeys; an infectious pancreatic necrosis virus of fish.

[bi- + RNA + virus]

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