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piroplasm

noun piro·plasm \ˈpir-ə-ˌpla-zəm\
plural piroplasms or piro·plas·ma·ta \ˌpir-ə-ˈplaz-mə-tə\

Definition of PIROPLASM

:  babesia

Variants of PIROPLASM

piro·plasm or piro·plas·ma \ˌpir-ə-ˈplaz-mə\

Origin of PIROPLASM

New Latin Piroplasma, genus of piroplasms
First Known Use: 1901

piroplasm

noun piro·plasm \ˈpir-ə-ˌplaz-əm\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural piro·plasms or piro·plas·ma·ta \ˌpir-ə-ˈplaz-mət-ə\

Medical Definition of PIROPLASM

:  babesia 2
piro·plas·mic \ˌpir-ə-ˈplaz-mik\ adjective

Variants of PIROPLASM

piro·plasm or piro·plas·ma \ˌpir-ə-ˈplaz-mə\

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