- the form of a sporozoan protozoan in the feeding stage. In the malaria parasite this stage occurs in the human red blood cell
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troph•o•zo•ite (trof′ə zō′īt, trō′fə-),USA pronunciation n. [Zool.]
- Zoologya protozoan in the metabolically active growth stage.
- tropho- + -zo(on) + -ite1 1905–10
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trophozoite /ˌtrɒfəˈzəʊaɪt/ n
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