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Meaning of "microparasite" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MICROPARASITE

microparasite  [ˌmaɪkrəʊˈpærəˌsaɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MICROPARASITE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Microparasite is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MICROPARASITE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Microparasite

A microparasite is a parasite that completes a full life cycle within one host and can be transmitted directly to conspecific hosts. They often reproduce within a host's cells and are generally too small to be seen with the naked eye. Most are viruses, bacteria and fungi with a smaller number being protists. Examples include Salmonella and HIV.

Definition of microparasite in the English dictionary

The definition of microparasite in the dictionary is any parasitic microorganism.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MICROPARASITE


anthracite
ˈænθrəˌsaɪt
athrocyte
ˈæθrəˌsaɪt
boracite
ˈbɔːrəˌsaɪt
cerusite
ˈsɪərəˌsaɪt
cerussite
ˈsɪərəˌsaɪt
dyscrasite
ˈdɪskrəˌsaɪt
ectoparasite
ˌɛktəʊˈpærəˌsaɪt
endoparasite
ˌɛndəʊˈpærəˌsaɪt
fibrocyte
ˈfaɪbrəˌsaɪt
granulocyte
ˈɡrænjʊləˌsaɪt
hepatocyte
hɪˈpætəˌsaɪt
hyperparasite
ˌhaɪpəˈpærəˌsaɪt
jarosite
ˈdʒærəˌsaɪt
leucocyte
ˈluːkəˌsaɪt
leukocyte
ˈluːkəˌsaɪt
microsporocyte
ˌmaɪkrəˈspɔːrəˌsaɪt
oversight
ˈəʊvəˌsaɪt
parasite
ˈpærəˌsaɪt
reticulocyte
rɪˈtɪkjʊləˌsaɪt
spherocyte
ˈsfɪərəˌsaɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MICROPARASITE

micropalaeontologic
micropalaeontological
micropalaeontologist
micropalaeontology
microparasitic
microparticle
micropayment
micropegmatite
micropegmatitic
microphage
microphagous
microphanerophyte
microphone
microphonic
microphotograph
microphotographic
microphotography
microphotometer
microphotometric
microphotometry

WORDS THAT END LIKE MICROPARASITE

bastnasite
composite
construction site
exquisite
fansite
hemiparasite
heritage site
off-site
on-site
opposite
outasite
pargasite
polybasite
prerequisite
requisite
semiparasite
site
thaumasite
visite
website

Synonyms and antonyms of microparasite in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «microparasite» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MICROPARASITE

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The translations of microparasite from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «microparasite» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

microparasite
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

microparásito
570 millions of speakers

English

microparasite
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

microparasite
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

طفيلي مجهري
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

microparasite
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

microparasite
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

microparasite
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

microparasite
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Microparasite
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

microparasite
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

microparasite
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

microparasite
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Microparasit
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

microparasite
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நுண் ஒட்டுண்ணி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मायक्रोपार्साईट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

microparasite
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

microparasite
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

microparasite
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

microparasite
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

microparasite
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

microparasite
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

microparasite
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

microparasite
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

microparasite
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of microparasite

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MICROPARASITE»

The term «microparasite» is used very little and occupies the 190.379 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MICROPARASITE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about microparasite

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MICROPARASITE»

Discover the use of microparasite in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to microparasite and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Introduction to Population Ecology
9.2 Factors affecting microparasite population biology As outlined by Nokes ( 1992), three main factors govern the interaction between a host and a microparasite: (i) the course of the infection in the host; (ii) the mode of transmission between ...
Larry L. Rockwood, 2009
2
Population Ecology: An Introduction to Computer Simulations
Microparasite^HostDynamics. The study of the spread of infectious diseases is an area of medicine known as epidemiology. Mathematical models of the interaction between host and pathogen are useful in predicting the rate at which a ...
Ruth Bernstein, 2003
3
Parasites in Ecological Communities: From Interactions to ...
(2008), who carried out a long-term study of microparasite communities in natural vole (Microtus agrestis) populations. Coinfection was found to change the susceptibility to and infection duration for a number of parasites. For example, the  ...
Melanie J. Hatcher, Alison M. Dunn, 2011
4
Computation in Cellular and Molecular Biological Systems
Roy Cuthbertson, William Michael Lloyd Holcombe, Ray Paton. The Effect of the Embryonic Bottleneck on Vertical Microparasite Transmission M.J. Hatcher, A.M. Dunn Department of Pure and Applied Biology Leeds University, pab6mjh, ...
Roy Cuthbertson, William Michael Lloyd Holcombe, Ray Paton, 1996
5
Molecular Basis of Virus Evolution
broadly into the microparasite category, along with most bacterial parasites and, more equivocally, many protozoan and fungal parasites. To analyse the interaction between populations of such microparasites and their hosts, we may divide ...
Adrian J. Gibbs, Charles H. Calisher, Fernando García-Arenal, 2005
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Structured Population Models in Biology and Epidemiology
In this section we consider two simple models for the transmission of a microparasite between two unstructured host populations under simple circumstances (1) the case of a vector borne disease and, (2) the case of an environmentally ...
Pierre Magal, P. Auger, Shigui Ruan, 2008
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Survival of Parasites, Microbes and Tumours: Strategies for ...
Towards this end we describe a simple model for the interaction between a rapidly replicating microparasite and the immune response of the host, and use this model to evaluate how evolutionary forces may act on particular characteristics of ...
M. J. Doenhoff, L. H. Chappell, 1998
8
Issues in Life Sciences: Bacteriology, Parasitology, and ...
According to recent research from the United States, “We examined the relative importance of intrinsic host factors and microparasite co-infection in generating variation in Heligmosomoides polygyrus fecundity, a parameter that serves as a ...
‎2012
9
Source Book of Medical History
While the presence of the microparasite within the red blood corpuscles, and the changed size and appearance of many of the corpuscles themselves, are usually of sufficient diagnostic value, it is always desirable that the number of red ...
Logan Clendening, 1960
10
Issues in Global Environment: Freshwater and Marine ...
Honolulu: Microparasite ecology and health status of common bluestriped snapper Lutjanus kasmira from the Pacific Islands “Common bluestriped snappers Lutjanus kasmira were intentionally introduced into Hawaii from the South Pacific in ...
‎2012

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MICROPARASITE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term microparasite is used in the context of the following news items.
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Parasite interactions increase risk of infection
Their aim was to see whether a vole was at greater or lesser risk of infection by one microparasite if it was already infected by others. The voles ... «Planet Earth, Nov 10»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Microparasite [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/microparasite>. Aug 2019 ».
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