One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Any member of the genus Astrovirus or monotypic family Astroviridae of non-enveloped, single-stranded RNA viruses which cause enteritis in humans (especially children), various other mammals, and birds. Also (in form Astrovirus): the genus itself.
1970s. From astro- + virus.
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