Sign In

Dictionary

Entry Details for ウイルス

Single Word Search|Muli-Word Search?

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

uirusu
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

uirusu

English Meaning(s) for ウイルス

noun
  1. virus

Definition and Synonyms for ウイルス

Virus ultramicroscopic infectious agent that replicates itself only within cells of living hosts
Synonyms: ウイルス, バイラス, ビールス, 濾過性病原体, 病毒
Computer Virus a software program capable of reproducing itself and usually capable of causing great harm to files or other programs on the same computer
Synonyms: ウイルス, バイラス, ビールス, コンピュータウイルス
Virus many are pathogenic
Synonyms: ウイルス, バイラス, ビールス, 濾過性病原体, 病毒
Virus a piece of nucleic acid (DNA or RNA) wrapped in a thin coat of protein
Synonyms: ウイルス, バイラス, ビールス, 濾過性病原体, 病毒

Categories ウイルス is a member of

Micro-Organism any organism of microscopic size
Show all words in category »
Malevolent Program a computer program designed to have undesirable or harmful effects
Show all words in category »
Infective Agent an agent capable of producing infection
Show all words in category »

Stroke Order Diagrams for ウイルス

Sample Sentences for ウイルス

Many people don't realize that antibiotics are ineffective against viral diseases.
Something else to be borne in mind here is the rapidity with which the virus can reproduce.
Gastroenteritis is often caused by the norovirus.
In short, it is because the 'plan.doc' file I attached in the previous email was infected with a virus.
Apparently my anti-virus software is not up to snuff.

Comments for ウイルス

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.