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Pentatrichomonas

noun Pen·ta·tricho·mo·nas \ ˌpent-ə-ˌtrik-ə-ˈmō-nəs , -tri-ˈkäm-ə-nəs \

medical Definition of Pentatrichomonas

: a genus of flagellates related to Trichomonas but possessing five anterior flagella and often regarded as indistinguishable from or a subgenus of Trichomonas

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