hemoflagellate
noun Date: 1909 a flagellate (as a trypanosome) that is a blood parasite

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hemoflagellate — [hē΄mōflaj′ə lāt΄, hem΄ōflaj′ə lāt΄] n. any parasitic zooflagellate in the bloodstream …   English World dictionary

  • hemoflagellate — (he mo flaj ē løeīt) A flagellated protozoan parasite that is found in the bloodstream …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • hemoflagellate — /hee meuh flaj euh layt , hem euh /, n. a flagellate protozoan, esp. of the genera Trypanosoma and Leishmania, that is parasitic in the blood. [1905 10; HEMO + FLAGELLATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hemoflagellate — he·mo·fla·gel·late or chiefly Brit hae·mo·fla·gel·late flaj ə lət, .lāt; flə jel ət n a flagellate (as a trypanosome) that is a blood parasite * * * he·mo·flag·el·late (he″mo flajґə lāt) [hemo + flagellate] any flagellate… …   Medical dictionary

  • hemoflagellate — n. parasitic organism found in blood …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hemoflagellate — he•mo•flag•el•late [[t]ˌhi məˈflædʒ əˌleɪt, ˌhɛm ə [/t]] n. mcr a flagellate protozoan, esp. of the genus Trypanosoma or Leishmania, that is parasitic in the blood • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • hemoflagellate — “+ noun Etymology: hem + flagellate : a flagellate (as a trypanosome) that is a blood parasite …   Useful english dictionary

  • hem- — or hemo combining form Etymology: Latin haem , haemo , from Greek haim , haimo , from haima blood < hemagglutination > < hemoflagellate > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Cystathionine beta synthase — Structure of human cystathionine beta synthase.[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Trypanosoma — A genus of asexual digenetic protozoan flagellates (family Trypanosomatidae) that have a spindle shaped body with an undulating membrane on one side, a single anterior flagellum, and a kinetoplast …   Medical dictionary

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