plasmotomy

noun
plas·​mot·​o·​my | \ plaz-ˈmät-ə-mē How to pronounce plasmotomy (audio) \
plural plasmotomies

Medical Definition of plasmotomy

: division of the plasmodium of a protozoan into two or more multinucleate parts

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“Plasmotomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/plasmotomy. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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