|gregarine (ˈɡrɛɡəˌriːn, -rɪn)|
|1.||any parasitic protozoan of the order Gregarinida, typically occurring in the digestive tract and body cavity of other invertebrates: phylum Apicomplexa (sporozoans)|
|2.||of, relating to, or belonging to the Gregarinida|
|[C19: from New Latin Gregarīna genus name, from Latin gregārius; see |
gregarine greg·a·rine (grěg'ə-rīn')
Any of various sporozoan protozoans of the order Gregarinida that are parasitic within the digestive tracts of various invertebrates. adj.
Of or belonging to the order Gregarinida.