Telosporidia

noun plural
Telo·​spo·​rid·​ia | \ ˌtel-ə-spə-ˈrid-ē-ə How to pronounce Telosporidia (audio) , ˌtēl- How to pronounce Telosporidia (audio) \

Medical Definition of Telosporidia

: a subclass of the class Sporozoa comprising parasitic protozoans that form spores or filaments which contain one or more infective sporozoites and including the orders Gregarinida, Coccidia, and Haemosporidia

Other Words from Telosporidia

telosporidian \ -​ē-​ən How to pronounce telosporidian (audio) \ adjective

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“Telosporidia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Telosporidia. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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