abalone viral ganglioneuritis

/ˌgæŋglioʊnjuˈraɪtəs/ (say .gangleeohnyooh'ruytuhs)

a virulent herpes-like virus which affects the nervous tissue of abalone and rapidly causes its death; no known effect on human health; first detected in Victoria in 2006.
Also, ganglioneuritis.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • ganglioneuritis — /ˌgæŋglioʊnjuˈraɪtəs/ (say .ganggleeohnyooh ruytuhs) noun 1. a disease involving the inflammation of a ganglion. 2. → abalone viral ganglioneuritis …   Australian English dictionary

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