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piroplasmosis

noun piro·plas·mo·sis \ ˌpir-ə-ˌplaz-ˈmō-səs \

medical Definition of piroplasmosis

plural piroplasmoses play \-ˌsēz\
: infection with or disease that is caused by protozoans of the genus Babesia or the family Babesiidae and that includes Texas fever and equine piroplasmosis

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