Rous sarcoma

noun Veterinary Pathology.
a malignant tumor occurring in the connective tissue of poultry, caused by a transmissible RNA-containing virus.

after F. P. Rous, who described it in 1910 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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