leucocytozoon

noun

leu·​co·​cy·​to·​zo·​on ˌlü-kō-ˌsīt-ə-ˈzō-ˌän, -ən How to pronounce leucocytozoon (audio)
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capitalized : a genus of sporozoans parasitic in birds see haemoproteidae
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plural leucocytozoa -ˈzō-ə How to pronounce leucocytozoon (audio) : any sporozoan of the genus Leucocytozoon

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“Leucocytozoon.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/leucocytozoon. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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