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trichomonad

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trichomonad

noun tricho·mo·nad \ˌtri-kə-ˈmō-ˌnad, -nəd\

Definition of TRICHOMONAD

:  any of a genus (Trichomonas) of flagellated protozoans parasitic in many animals
trichomonad or tricho·mo·nal \-ˈmō-nəl\ adjective

Origin of TRICHOMONAD

New Latin Trichomonad-, Trichomonas, from trich- + Late Latin monad-, monas monad
First Known Use: 1861

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