genus Trichomonas

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Related to genus Trichomonas: Trichomonas hominis, Trichomonas tenax
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Noun1.genus Trichomonas - flagellates parasitic in alimentary or genitourinary tracts of vertebrates and invertebrates including humans
protoctist genus - any genus of Protoctista
order Polymastigina, Polymastigina - small usually parasitic flagellates
trichomonad - cause of trichomoniasis in women and cattle and birds
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Species of the genus Trichomonas are parasitic protozoa of vertebrates that include important pathogens inflicting morbidity and in some contexts significant mortality rates in infected populations.