Definitions for oocystˈoʊ əˌsɪst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•o•cystˈoʊ əˌsɪst(n.)

  1. the encysted zygotic stage in the life cycle of some sporozoans.

    Category: Microbiology

Origin of oocyst:

1870–75

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  1. oocyst(Noun)

    A thick-walled structure under a mosquito's outer gut lining, formed by an ookinete.

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