microfilaria

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noun mi·cro·fi·lar·ia \-fə-ˈler-ē-ə\

Definition of microfilaria

  1. :  a minute larval filaria

microfilarial

play \-ē-əl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of microfilaria

New Latin


First Known Use: 1878


Medical Dictionary

microfilaria

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noun mi·cro·fi·lar·ia \ˌmī-krō-fə-ˈlar-ē-ə, -ˈler-\

Medical Definition of microfilaria

plural

microfilariae

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  1. :  a minute larval filaria

microfilarial

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