Trypanosomatidae

noun plural
Try·​pano·​so·​mat·​i·​dae | \tri-ˌpan-ə-sō-ˈmat-ə-ˌdē \

Medical Definition of Trypanosomatidae 

: a family of strictly parasitic more or less slender and elongated uniflagellate protozoans of the order Kinetoplastida that includes serious pathogens of humans and domestic animals

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