Plasmodium falciparum
blackwater lack"wa*ter n. any of several human or animal diseases characterized by dark urine resulting from rapid breakdown of red blood cells; -- used especially of

{blackwater fever}, a severe form of malaria caused by the blood parasite {Plasmodium falciparum}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


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