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hemoflagellate

[hee-muh-flaj-uh-leyt, hem-uh-] /ˌhi məˈflædʒ əˌleɪt, ˌhɛm ə-/
noun
1.
a flagellate protozoan, especially of the genera Trypanosoma and Leishmania, that is parasitic in the blood.
Origin of hemoflagellate
1905-1910
First recorded in 1905-10; hemo- + flagellate
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hemoflagellate in Medicine

hemoflagellate he·mo·flag·el·late (hē'mō-flāj'ə-lāt', -lĭt, -flə-jěl'ĭt)
n.
A flagellate protozoan, such as a trypanosome, that is parasitic in the blood.

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