hemocytozoon

noun
he·​mo·​cy·​to·​zo·​on | \ -ˌsītəˈzōˌän \
plural -s

Definition of hemocytozoon

: an animal parasite (as the plasmodium of malaria) living within a blood corpuscle

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History and Etymology for hemocytozoon

New Latin, from hemocyto- (from International Scientific Vocabulary hemocyte) + New Latin -zoon

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“Hemocytozoon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hemocytozoon. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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