haemoflagellate


Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia.

haemoflagellate

(ˌhiːməˈflædʒəˌleɪt; ˌhɛm-) or

hemoflagellate

n
(Pathology) a flagellate protozoan, such as a trypanosome, that is parasitic in the blood
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
DISCUSSION: Leishmaniasis is a parasitic disease caused by a haemoflagellate Leishmania.