Definitions for endogenous retrovirus

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word endogenous retrovirus

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. endogenous retrovirus(Noun)

    A retrovirus part of an species' genome through long-ago infection.

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Endogenous retrovirus

    Endogenous retroviruses are endogenous viral elements that are derived from retroviruses, and are abundant in the genomes of jawed vertebrates.


Find a translation for the endogenous retrovirus definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these endogenous retrovirus definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"endogenous retrovirus." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 25 Apr. 2015. < retrovirus>.

Are we missing a good definition for endogenous retrovirus? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for endogenous retrovirus:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.