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  1. plant virusnoun

    a plant pathogen that is a virus consisting of a single strand of RNA


  1. plant virus

    A plant virus is a pathogen, composed of a core of nucleic acids (either DNA or RNA) enclosed in a protective coating of proteins, that infects plants, altering their growth and development. These viruses rely on host plants for replication and are often transmitted via insect vectors, direct plant-to-plant contact, or infected tools and soil. Common examples include the Tobacco mosaic virus and the Cucumber mosaic virus.


  1. Plant virus

    Plant viruses are viruses that affect plants. Like all other viruses, plant viruses are obligate intracellular parasites that do not have the molecular machinery to replicate without a host. Plant viruses are pathogenic to higher plants. While this article does not intend to list all plant viruses, it discusses some important viruses as well as their uses in plant molecular biology.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of plant virus in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of plant virus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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