plasmodium

[ plaz-moh-dee-uh m ]
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One parasitic protozoan like an amœba is called Plasmodium malari.

There we know that it acts by killing the plasmodium and is a real specific.

The plasmodium in this case chances to be red, scarlet, etc.

With the same exception, the plasmodium in every case is yellow.

Plasmodium at first white, then pink, 'ashes of roses,' etc.

The plasmodium just before the formation of the fruit is scarlet.

Subsequent studies confirmed and elucidated this fact, and the plasmodium malariae became a matter of common knowledge.

The plasmodium of this species is variously cited from white to yellow.

The number of sporangia produced by one plasmodium is in Iowa also small.

Nothing can be more interesting than to watch the slime-mould as its plasmodium accomplishes this its last migration.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR PLASMODIUM

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