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hematophyte

noun he·ma·to·phyte
variants: or chiefly British haematophyte play \ˈhē-mət-ə-ˌfīt, hi-ˈmat-ə-\

medical Definition of hematophyte

: a plant parasite (as a bacterium) of the blood

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