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Medical Term:

common cold virus

 

Definition: any of the numerous strains of virus etiologically associated with the common cold, chiefly the rhinoviruses, but also strains of adenovirus, coxsackievirus, echovirus, and parainfluenza virus.

Synonym(s): cold virus

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