Medical Dictionary

Myxosporidia

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noun plural Myxo·spo·rid·ia \ˌmik-sə-spə-ˈrid-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of Myxosporidia

  1. :  an order of sporozoans (subclass Cnidosporidia) that are mostly parasitic in fishes and include various serious pathogens

myxosporidian

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