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crescent

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crescent

noun cres·cent \ˈkres-ənt\

Definition of CRESCENT

1
:  a crescent-shaped anatomical structure or section
2
:  the gametocyte of the falciparum malaria parasite that is shaped like a crescent and constitutes a distinguishing character of malignant tertian malaria
March 05, 2015
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