The name coronavirus is derived from latin corona, meaning crown or wreath, itself a borrowing from greek korn, garland, wreath. The name was coined by june almeida and david tyrrell who first observed and studied human coronaviruses. The word was first used in print in 1968 by an informal group of virologists in the journal nature to designate the new family of viruses.
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Coronavirus, or covid-19, has infected over 104 million people around the world, and killed over two million.
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1 million confirmed cases of coronavirus in the uk and more than 120,000 people have died, government figures show.
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