haemobartonella

noun
hae·​mo·​bar·​ton·​el·​la | \ ˌhē-mō-ˌbär-tə-ˈnel-ə How to pronounce haemobartonella (audio) , ˌhem-ō- How to pronounce haemobartonella (audio) \

Medical Definition of haemobartonella

1 capitalized : a genus of bacteria of the family Anaplasmataceae that are blood parasites in various mammals
2 plural haemobartonellae\ -​lē How to pronounce haemobartonellae (audio) , -​lī How to pronounce haemobartonellae (audio) \ : a bacterium of the genus Haemobartonella

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“Haemobartonella.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/haemobartonella. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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