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Virus Vial Goes Missing From Texas Lab, Most Likely Destroyed
2013-03-25 06:00:08

A vial containing a potentially deadly strain of virus has disappeared from a secure laboratory at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, various media outlets reported on Sunday.


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adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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