phanerozoite

noun
phan·​ero·​zo·​ite | \ ˌfan-ə-rō-ˈzō-ˌīt How to pronounce phanerozoite (audio) \

Medical Definition of phanerozoite

: an exoerythrocytic malaria parasite found late in the course of an infection

Other Words from phanerozoite

phanerozoitic \ -​zō-​ˈit-​ik How to pronounce phanerozoite (audio) \ adjective

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“Phanerozoite.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phanerozoite. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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