Laverania

noun
Lav·​er·​a·​nia | \ ˌlav-ə-ˈrā-nyə How to pronounce Laverania (audio) \

Medical Definition of Laverania

in some classifications
: a genus of malaria parasites of the family Plasmodiidae that is now usually included in the genus Plasmodium

Learn More about Laverania

Cite this Entry

“Laverania.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Laverania. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLA Chicago APA Merriam-Webster

Comments on Laverania

What made you want to look up Laverania? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Who Knew?

How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!