[ krip-tuh-zoh-ahyt ]
/ ˌkrɪp təˈzoʊ aɪt /
a malarial parasite in the stage of development during which it lives in tissue cells prior to invading the blood cells.
Words nearby cryptozoite
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British Dictionary definitions for cryptozoite
/ (ˌkrɪptəʊˈzəʊaɪt) /
a malarial parasite at the stage of development in its host before it enters the red blood cells
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Medical definitions for cryptozoite
[ krĭp′tō-zō′īt′ ]
A malarial parasite at the stage of development in which it inhabits bodily tissue before invading the red blood cells.
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