kinetoplastid

noun
ki·​neto·​plas·​tid | \ kə-ˌnet-ə-ˈplas-tid, kī- How to pronounce kinetoplastid (audio) \

Medical Definition of kinetoplastid

: any protozoan of the order Kinetoplastida

called also protomonad

Other Words from kinetoplastid

kinetoplastid adjective

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