Adelea

noun Ade·lea \ə-ˈdē-lē-ə\

Definition of Adelea

  1. :  a large genus of protozoans of the order Coccidia that are parasitic on arthropods and have two sporozoites in each sporocyst

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Origin and Etymology of adelea

New Latin, from Greek adēlos unseen — more at adel-


First Known Use: 1882


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