echovirus definition

  • noun:
    • any one of many enteroviruses of household Picornaviridae, inhabiting the gastrointestinal region and involving various diseases, such as viral meningitis, moderate breathing infections, and extreme diarrhea in newborns.
    • An RNA virus of this Enterovirus genus regarding the Picornaviridae household, found in the gastrointestinal system.
    • any of a small grouping of viruses associated with various diseases including viral meningitis and moderate breathing problems and diarrhoea in newborn babies

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "echovirus"
    • Within her first hours, she developed…
    • View More
  • Hypernym for "echovirus"
  • Medical Dictionary for "echovirus"
    • several viruses found in the digestive…
    • View More
53 votes

How would you define echovirus?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!