schizont

(from the article `malaria`) ...mosquito injects immature forms of the parasite, called sporozoites, into the person`s bloodstream. The sporozoites are carried by the blood to ...
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schizont

(skiz´ont) the stage in the development of the malarial parasite following the trophozoite whose nucleus divides into many smaller nuclei.
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Schizont

• (n.) In certain Sporozoa, a cell formed by the growth of a sporozoite or merozoite (in a cell or corpuscle of the host) which segment by superficial cleavage, without encystment or conjugation, into merozoites.
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Schizont

Schi'zont (skī'zŏnt or skīz'ŏnt) noun [ Greek ..., ..., p.pr., cleaving.] (Zoology) In certain Sporozoa, a cell formed by the growth of a sporozoite or merozoite (in a cell or corpuscle of the host) which segment by superficial cleavage, without encystment or conj...
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schizont

A developmental stage of certain protozoa, specifically, a dividing cell undergoing schizogony; also called a meront.
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Schizont

A multi-nucleate stage characteristic of the coccidia that forms inside infected cells early in infection. Sometimes referred to as meronts. Each nucleus eventually gives rise to a single merozoite. The process of schizont production (i.e. rapid nuclear division without cell formation) is called schizogony (or merogony).
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schizont

A sporozoan trophozoite (vegetative form) that reproduces by schizogony, producing a varied number of daughter trophozoites or merozoites. ... See: meront, segmenter. ... Synonym: agamont, segmenting body. ... Origin: schizo-+ G. On (ont-), a being ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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schizont

Type: Term Pronunciation: skiz′ont Definitions: 1. A sporozoan trophozoite (vegetative form) that reproduces by schizogony, producing a varied number of daughter trophozoites or merozoites. Synonyms: agamont, segmenting body
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