noun plural

Ki·​neto·​plas·​ti·​da -ˈplas-təd-ə How to pronounce Kinetoplastida (audio)
: an order of flagellate protozoans of the subphylum Mastigophora that have a kinetoplast and typically one or two flagella compare bodo, leishmania, trypanosoma

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“Kinetoplastida.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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