sporadin

noun spo·ra·din \ˈspōrədə̇n\

Definition of sporadin

plural

-s

  1. :  a vermiform extracellular fully grown gregarine trophozoite that usually lacks an epimerite — compare cephalin

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Origin and Etymology of sporadin

New Latin Sporadina, genus of gregarines, from Greek sporad-, sporas scattered + New Latin -ina


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