piroplasm

noun
piro·​plasm | \ ˈpir-ə-ˌpla-zəm How to pronounce piroplasm (audio) \
variants: or piroplasma \ ˌpir-​ə-​ˈplaz-​mə How to pronounce piroplasma (audio) \
plural piroplasms or piroplasmata\ ˌpir-​ə-​ˈplaz-​mə-​tə How to pronounce piroplasmata (audio) \

Definition of piroplasm

First Known Use of piroplasm

1895, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for piroplasm

New Latin Piroplasma, genus of piroplasms

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The first known use of piroplasm was in 1895

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“Piroplasm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/piroplasm. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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piroplasm

noun
piro·​plasm | \ ˈpir-ə-ˌplaz-əm How to pronounce piroplasm (audio) \
variants: or piroplasma \ ˌpir-​ə-​ˈplaz-​mə How to pronounce piroplasma (audio) \
plural piroplasms or piroplasmata\ ˌpir-​ə-​ˈplaz-​mət-​ə How to pronounce piroplasmata (audio) \

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Other Words from piroplasm

piroplasmic \ ˌpir-​ə-​ˈplaz-​mik How to pronounce piroplasmic (audio) \ adjective

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