sanguicolous

sanguicolous

[sang-gwik-uh-luhs]
adjective
living in the blood, as a parasite.

Origin:
1890–95; sangui- + -colous

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sanguicolous san·guic·o·lous (sāng-gwĭk'ə-ləs)
adj.
Living in the blood, as certain parasites.

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