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Haemoproteus

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noun Hae·mo·pro·te·us \-ˈprō-tē-əs\

Medical Definition of Haemoproteus

  1. :  a genus of protozoan parasites of the family haemoproteidae occurring in the blood of some birds (as pigeons)




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