What is another word for smallpox virus?

Pronunciation: [smˈɔːlpɒks vˈa͡ɪɹəs] (IPA)

Smallpox virus is a highly infectious disease caused by the variola virus. It is highly contagious and can be transmitted through direct contact with infected bodily fluids or contaminated objects. Synonyms for the smallpox virus include variola major, variola minor, and simply smallpox. Variola major is the more serious form of the disease, and can cause severe illness and death. Variola minor is a milder form of the disease, but can still lead to complications and long-term effects. Smallpox vaccination has been very effective in preventing the spread of the virus, and eradication efforts have been successful in eliminating the disease from the world population.

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What are the hyponyms for Smallpox virus?

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Famous quotes with Smallpox virus

  • Most of the trouble in this world has been caused by folks who can't mind their own business, because they have no business of their own to mind, any more than a smallpox virus has.
    William S. Burroughs
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    William S. Burroughs

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