hemoflagellate

hemoflagellate

[hee-muh-flaj-uh-leyt, hem-uh-]
noun
a flagellate protozoan, especially of the genera Trypanosoma and Leishmania, that is parasitic in the blood.

Origin:
1905–10; hemo- + flagellate

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haemoflagellate or (US) hemoflagellate (ˌhiːməˈflædʒəˌleɪt, ˌhɛm-, ˌhiːməˈflædʒəˌleɪt, ˌhɛm-)
 
n
a flagellate protozoan, such as a trypanosome, that is parasitic in the blood
 
hemoflagellate or (US) hemoflagellate
 
n

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hemoflagellate he·mo·flag·el·late (hē'mō-flāj'ə-lāt', -lĭt, -flə-jěl'ĭt)
n.
A flagellate protozoan, such as a trypanosome, that is parasitic in the blood.

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