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Definition of the noun Girus

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  1. [virology] a type of giant virus, a giant nucleocytoplasmic large DNA virus (giant NCLDV)


Girus a.k.a. Gilam is a fictional character from the anime television series Beet the Vandel Buster.


Girus: A girus is a very large virus. They are giant nucleocytoplasmic large DNA viruses, having unique genes not found in other life, with separate phylogenic trees for those genes.

Phrases with Girus

  1. Helicotylenchus Girus
  2. Species Helicotylenchus Girus

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Google previewLexicon Latinitatis Nederlandicae Medii Aevi (1988)

by J. W. Fuchs

gyrosim grecum est et dicitur a girus secundum Hugucio- nem et sic dicitur quicumque pavidus. gyrovagor, ari (giro-; -gavor) zwerven; vagari: CONFL. VOC. gyrovagor, -aris, id est circum- circa vagari...

Google previewDictionary of Eclectic Shorthand (1891)

Giving the Phonetic and Shorthand Equivalents of the Primitive Words and the Various Classes of Derivative Words of the English Language : Also, Several Vocabularies of Technical Terms by Jesse George Cross

-t Gustatory gi/sta-try Gynaecology g/'ne-col Gyrus girus. H. Hsema hem a Haemachroses hem-crss ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening (1824)

Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-gardening, Including All the Latest Improvements, a General History of Gardening in All Countries, and a Statistical View of Its Present State, with Suggestions for Its Future Progress in the British Isles by John Claudius Loudon

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Google previewThe Dictionary of Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics (2015)

by Günter Kahl

Girus: Any one of a series of large viruses with genomes greater than 300 kb (up to 1,200 kb), that can encode up to 900 proteins and also many→ transfer RNAs, own more protein-encoding genes than many bacteria, and are associated with aqueous environments. Giruses mostly infect protists, but also bacteria and animals. See → Mimivirus. GIS: See → gene identification signature technique. GISH: See → genomic in situ hybridization. G ladder: The ladder-like appearance of the ...

Google previewA new medical dictionary; or, general repository of physic ... The fourth edition: revised and corrected, with considerable additions, by George Wallis, M.D. (1795)

by George MOTHERBY, George WALLIS (M.D.)

Di Girus, among the Latins, stands also for a measure, fimilar to dactylus among the Greeks; the finalleft measure, by which the distances of fpace or time were measured, fimilar to our Jor. However, at the present day, it feems to be a measure taken from the brcadth of the finger, properly three fourths of an inch, and equivalent to tour grains of barley laid breadth-wife, io as to tout h one another. DIGLOSSON, from è,;, bis, and yxozoa, a tongue. A name of the laurus Alexandrina, ...

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Video shows what girus means. a type of giant virus, a giant nucleocytoplasmic large DNA virus (giant NCLDV). Girus Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...

Scrabble value of G2I1R1U1S1

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