Definitions for sporozoiteˌspɔr əˈzoʊ aɪt, ˌspoʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

spo•ro•zo•iteˌspɔr əˈzoʊ aɪt, ˌspoʊr-(n.)

  1. one of the minute, active bodies into which the spore of certain sporozoans divides, each developing into an adult individual.

    Category: Microbiology

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sporozoite(noun)

    one of the minute active bodies into which sporozoans divide in one stage of their life cycle


  1. sporozoite(Noun)

    Any of the minute active bodies into which a sporozoan divides just before it infects a new host cell.


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