Cite
 

Synonyms of plasmodium

Noun


1. plasmodium, cytoplasm, cytol

usage: multinucleate sheet of cytoplasm characteristic of some stages of such organisms as slime molds

2. plasmodium, Plasmodium vivax, malaria parasite, sporozoan

usage: parasitic protozoan of the genus Plasmodium that causes malaria in humans

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: plasmodium (Dictionary)