haematozoon definition

  • noun:
    • A parasite inhabiting the bloodstream.
    • specific species of nematodes for the genus Filaria, occasionally found in the blood of man, the horse, the dog, etc.
    • The trematode, Bilharzia hæmatobia, which infests the inhabitants of Egypt and other elements of Africa, often causing death.

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