can|criv|o|rous


can|criv|o|rous
can|criv|o|rous «kang KRIHV uhr uhs», adjective.
crab-eating.
[< Latin cancrī, plural of cancer crab + vorāre devour + English -ous]

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  • criv — can·criv·o·rous; …   English syllables

  • rous — ac·ti·noph·o·rous; ad·i·aph·o·rous; al·giv·o·rous; am·o·rous; am·phiv·o·rous; an·droph·o·rous; an·thoph·o·rous; an·u·rous; aphid·iv·o·rous; apiv·o·rous; apy·rous; ar·bo·rous; as·coph·o·rous; au·rous; bar·ba·rous; bar·ba·rous·ness; bi·fo·rous;… …   English syllables

  • can — a·can·thus; ac·o·can·thera; af·ri·can·ism; af·ri·can·i·za·tion; af·ri·can·ize; af·ri·can·oid; af·ri·can·thro·pus; alas·can; al·can·na; ali·can·te; al·mu·can·tar; amer·i·can·ese; amer·i·can·ess; amer·i·can·ism; amer·i·can·ist; amer·i·can·is·tic;… …   English syllables

  • Rous-Sarkom-Virus — Systematik Reich: Viren Familie: Retroviridae Unterfamilien: Orthoretrovirinae Gattung: Alpharetrovirus …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rous sarcoma — rau̇s n a readily transplantable malignant fibrosarcoma of chickens that is caused by the Rous sarcoma virus Rous Francis Peyton (1879 1970) American pathologist. Rous spent almost all of his career as a researcher at the Rockefeller Institute of …   Medical dictionary

  • Rous —   [raʊs], Francis Peyton, amerikanischer Pathologe und Virologe, * Baltimore (Maryland) 5. 10. 1879, ✝ New York 16. 2. 1970; ab 1909 am Rockefeller Institut für medizinische Forschung in New York; Rous bewies 1910, dass eine bestimmte Virusart… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rous sarcoma virus — n a single stranded RNA virus of the family Retroviridae (species Rous sarcoma virus of the genus Alpharetrovirus) that contains an oncogene causing Rous sarcoma * * * (RSV) a usually defective virus of the genus Alpharetrovirus that produces… …   Medical dictionary

  • Rous-Sarkom — [ra̲u̲ß...; nach dem amer. Pathologen F.Rous SarkomP. Rous, 1879 1970]: Sarkom bei Hühnern, durch zellfreie Extrakte aus Geschwulstgewebe übertragbar …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Rous,Francis Peyton — Rous (rous), Francis Peyton. 1879 1970. American pathologist. He shared a 1966 Nobel Prize for his discovery of tumor producing viruses. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rous — [rous] Francis Peyton [pāt′ n] 1879 1970; U.S. pathologist …   English World dictionary


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