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Definition of the noun Entameba

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noun - plural: entamebas

  1. Any of many parasitic amoebas, of the genus Entamoeba, that cause dysentery etc.

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Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1921)

Entameba, Entamoeba (ent-am-e'bah). A genus of amebae, including the species that are internal parasites of the human body. This genus is differentiated from Amaeba by the absence of a contractile vacuole and the formation ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

Entameba ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

$lso spelt Entameba. See also Entamoeba histolytica. Entamoeba histolytica within the colon wall (Kumar et al, 2007) Entamoeba coli, a common, non pathogenic amoebic parasite found in the intestines of humans and other mammals.

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Entameba A genus of parasitic ameba found in human digestive ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Biology (2003)

by S. Choudhary

acetanone : An arsenic-containing compound administered to treat infections of the parasite protozoan Entameba histolytica in the intestine or genitourinary tract.

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Entameba, Histolytica, en-tam-e'-bah, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Science and Engineering (1992)

by James R. Pfafflin

Entameba histolytica which causes amebic dy- sentary. The sarcodinids are further divided into three classes. 1) Rhizopodae, a ...

Google previewAnatomy, Physiology, Pathology, Bacteriology, Dictionary (1906)

Entameba. Any ameba present as a parasite in the body. E. dysente~ M8 is a cause of tropical dysentery and is easily distinguished microscopically from E. 0011', which is a very common parasite and probably innocuous. Exohysteropexy.

Google previewThe Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (1919)

Containing All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine and the Allied Sciences, with Their Proper Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition by George Milbry Gould, Richard John Ernst Scott

Entamoeba, Entameba (ent-am-e'-bah). A genus of amaba, including the species that are internal parasites. See ameba. entasis, entasis (en-ta'-se-ah, en'-tas-is) [ tvraeu, a straining]. A generic term for spasmodic muscular action; tonic spasm.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Virology (2009)

by Brian W.J. Mahy

Synonym: rhabdovirus entameba. Entebbe bat virus (ENTV) A species in the genus Flavivirus, belonging to the Rio Bravo serogroup. No known arthropod vector. Isolated from the salivary glands of a pool of bats of Tadarida sp in Uganda.

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Scrabble value of E1N1T1A1M3E1B3A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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