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what is a novel coronavirus?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Novel = new: The label just means the strain of coronavirus was first identified in 2019 and is now designated with the label COVID-19. The label is an anagram using elements of the words coronavirus and the year found 2019.
Answered on Mar 21, 2020

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