[ hee-muh-flaj-uh-leyt, hem-uh- ]
/ ˌhi məˈflædʒ əˌleɪt, ˌhɛm ə- /
a flagellate protozoan, especially of the genera Trypanosoma and Leishmania, that is parasitic in the blood.
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Medicine definitions for hemoflagellate
[ hē′mō-flăj′ə-lāt′, -lĭt, -flə-jĕl′ĭt ]
A flagellate protozoan, such as a trypanosome, that is parasitic in the blood.
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