plas·​mot·​o·​my plaz-ˈmät-ə-mē How to pronounce plasmotomy (audio)
plural plasmotomies
: division of the plasmodium of a protozoan into two or more multinucleate parts

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“Plasmotomy.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2023.

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