Definition of Protozoan. Meaning of Protozoan. Synonyms of Protozoan

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Definition of Protozoan

Protozoan
Protozoan Pro`to*zo"an, a. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to the Protozoa. -- n. One of the Protozoa.

Meaning of Protozoan from wikipedia

- Protozoa (also protozoan, plural protozoans) is an informal term for single-celled eukaryotes, either free-living or parasitic, which feed on organic matter...
- Protozoan infections are parasitic diseases caused by organisms formerly cl****ified in the Kingdom Protozoa. They are usually contracted by either an...
- the bulk of what used to be called the Sporozoa, a group of parasitic protozoans, in general without flagella, cilia, or pseudopods. Most of the Apicomplexa...
- Ornidazole is an antibiotic used to treat protozoan infections. A synthetic nitroimidazole, it is commercially obtained from an acid-catalyzed reaction...
- guaranteed to survive in the cyst formation of a protozoan; many species of bacteria are digested by the protozoan as it undergoes cystic growth. Willey, Joanne;...
- amoebae and a species commonly bought at science supply stores. This small protozoan uses tentacular protuberances called pseudopodia to move and phagocytose...
- An opportunistic infection is an infection caused by pathogens (bacteria, viruses, fungi, or protozoa) that take advantage of an opportunity not normally...
- disease from one host to another. Invertebrates spread bacterial, viral and protozoan pathogens by two main mechanisms. Either via their bite, as in the case...
- (more than 627 species), monera (319 species), plants (2426 species), protozoans (371 species). For some major groups, for example lichen-forming fungi...
- This is a list of infectious diseases, other than the most common ones, that cause flu-like syndrome (influenza-like illness): Anthrax Brucellosis Cat...
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