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Meaning of "trypanosome" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TRYPANOSOME

From New Latin Trypanosoma, from Greek trupanon borer + sōma body.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TRYPANOSOME

trypanosome  [ˈtrɪpənəˌsəʊm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TRYPANOSOME

noun
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verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Trypanosome 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 TRYPANOSOME MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of trypanosome in the English dictionary

The definition of trypanosome in the dictionary is any parasitic flagellate protozoan of the genus Trypanosoma, which lives in the blood of vertebrates, is transmitted by certain insects, and causes sleeping sickness and certain other diseases.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TRYPANOSOME


acrosome
ˈækrəˌsəʊm
autosome
ˈɔːtəˌsəʊm
centrosome
ˈsɛntrəˌsəʊm
chondriosome
ˈkɒndrɪəˌsəʊm
chromosome
ˈkrəʊməˌsəʊm
desmosome
ˈdɛsməˌsəʊm
dictyosome
ˈdɪktɪəˌsəʊm
elaiosome
ɪˈleɪəˌsəʊm
hydrosome
ˈhaɪdrəˌsəʊm
isochromosome
ˌaɪsəʊˈkrəʊməˌsəʊm
leptosome
ˈlɛptəˌsəʊm
lysosome
ˈlaɪsəˌsəʊm
mesosome
ˈmɛsəˌsəʊm
monosome
ˈmɒnəˌsəʊm
nucleosome
ˈnjuːklɪəˌsəʊm
plasmosome
ˈplæzməˌsəʊm
polyribosome
ˌpɒlɪˈraɪbəˌsəʊm
ribosome
ˈraɪbəˌsəʊm
schistosome
ˈʃɪstəˌsəʊm
synaptosome
sɪˈnæptəˌsəʊm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TRYPANOSOME

tryingness
tryke
tryma
trymata
tryout
trypaflavine
trypan blue
trypanocidal
trypanocide
trypanosomal
trypanosomiasis
trypanosomic
tryparsamide
trypsin
trypsinogen
tryptamine
tryptic
tryptophan
tryptophane
trysail

WORDS THAT END LIKE TRYPANOSOME

amplosome
awesome
cytosome
endosome
exposome
gonosome
heterochromosome
karyosome
liposome
melanosome
merosome
microsome
phagosome
pyrosome
sarcosome
sex chromosome
twosome
urosome
X chromosome
X-chromosome
Y-chromosome

Synonyms and antonyms of trypanosome in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «trypanosome» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TRYPANOSOME

Find out the translation of trypanosome to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of trypanosome from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «trypanosome» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

锥虫
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tripanosoma
570 millions of speakers

English

trypanosome
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

असिकाय
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المثقية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

трипаносома
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tripanossoma
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

trypanosome
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

trypanosome
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Trypanosome
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Trypanosomen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

トリパノソーマ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

trypanosome
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Trypanosome
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trypanosome
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

trypanosome
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ट्रिपॅनोसोम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

trypanosome
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tripanosoma
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

trypanosome
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

трипаносома
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

trypanosome
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τρυπανοσώματος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

trypanosomen
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

trypanosom
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

trypanosom
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of trypanosome

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TRYPANOSOME»

The term «trypanosome» is regularly used and occupies the 104.036 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TRYPANOSOME» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «trypanosome» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «trypanosome» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TRYPANOSOME»

Discover the use of trypanosome in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to trypanosome and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Trypanosome Surface: Proceedings of the Third Francqui ...
This book deals with the cellular surface of the parasite Trypanosoma brucei, which is responsible for human sleeping sickness and the nagana disease of cattle, two plagues of the African continent.
Étienne Pays, 1999
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The Characterization of a Novel and Essential Trypanosome ...
Kellie Ann Whitecavage. Several biological processes of trypanosomes are different and unique. For example, glycolysis only takes place in the procyclic form of trypanosomes. This pathway is compartmentalized in the glycosome, unlike most ...
Kellie Ann Whitecavage, 2008
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Diseases of Cattle in the Tropics: Economic and Zoonotic ...
These observations have led many workers to propose that trypanosome infections induce a polyclonal activation of B cells. ... has been demonstrated in trypanosome-infected laboratory animals (Mansfield, 1978). whether these changes also ...
Miodrag Ristic, Ian McIntyre, 1981
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Histological Observations on Sleeping Sickness and Other ...
This Elibron Classics title is a reprint of the original edition published by John Bale, Sons & Danielsson, Ltd. in London, 1906. This book contains color illustrations.
Frederick Walker Mott, 1999
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The African Trypanosomes
the trypanosome receptor for transferrin were found to affect trypanosome replication, but only when the affinity of interaction between transferrin and this polymorphic receptor was low (Borst et al., 1996). Antibodies against a putative 145 kDa ...
Samuel J. Black, J. Richard Seed, 2001
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International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases ...
Research on the parasites concentrates on two mechanisms which are essential to the trypanosome's survival. The first is antigenic variation, the process of changing the thick coat of surface antigens which enables the parasite to evade the ...
ILRAD, Nairobi (Kenya), International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases, Nairobi (Kenya)
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Biology of the Insect Midgut
The trypanosome cell surface changes as it moves between vertebrate and invertebrate hosts; glycoconjugates on the surface often playing a crucial role in determining parasite survival and infectivity both to its mammalian and insect hosts ...
M. Lehane, Peter F. Billingsley, 1996
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Concomitant Infections
Trypanosomes produce a number of factors including trypanosome macrophage activating factor (TMAF) and trypanosome-derived lymphocyte triggering factor ( TLTF) that stimulate macrophages and lymphocytes respectively. IFN-y, a ...
F. E. G. Cox, L. H. Chappell, 2001
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High-Density Lipoproteins: Structure, Metabolism, Function ...
(3) HDL is a major carrier of specific trypanosome lytic activity. Trypanosome lytic factor constitutes a minor subpopulation of HDL particles that is characterized by the ability to kill extracellular protozoon parasites of the genus Trypanosoma.
Anatol Kontush, M. John Chapman, 2011
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Genetics and Evolution of Infectious Diseases
Trypanosome Genetic Diversity Much genetic diversity has been demonstrated within T. brucei subspecies; Koffi et al. (2009) used microsatellite loci to demonstrate high levels of genetic differentiation among geographic isolates of T. b.
Michel Tibayrenc, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TRYPANOSOME»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term trypanosome is used in the context of the following news items.
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Targeted nanoparticles can overcome drug resistance in …
Sleeping sickness, or African trypanosomiasis, is caused by trypanosome parasites transmitted by tsetse flies and threatens millions of people in sub-Saharan ... «Medical Xpress, Jun 15»
2
How dangerous liaisons between human and animal parasites …
African sleeping sickness is a fatal disease caused by parasitic, single-celled microbes called trypanosomes. The disease gets its name from the terminal stage ... «Medical Xpress, May 15»
3
One baboon gene could vastly improve lives of millions of African …
That protozoan, called a trypanosome, is the reason one-third of the African continent–an area the size of the United States–is almost completely prevented from ... «Genetic Literacy Project, May 15»
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To survive, a parasite mixes and matches its disguises, study suggests
“We find as many as 80 distinct trypanosome coats at any given time.” “This has substantial implications for the interaction of this parasite with its host,” Cross ... «The Rockefeller University Newswire, Mar 15»
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Science Pops Open, Ep. 4: Disrupting the Sleeping Sickness …
This disease, which strikes rural Africa, in particular, is caused by a parasite called trypanosome. It is passed to a human or animal by the bite of a tsetse fly, ... «MyScienceNews, Feb 15»
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Light shone on bat and rodent parasites
The researchers do not know if trypanosomes are transmitted from animal to animal including among bats, rodents and marsupials, much like how malaria is ... «Science Network Western Australia, Jun 14»
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New insights into drug targets for sleeping sickness
An enzyme which allows trypanosome parasites to evade human defences is a promising new drug target, according to a study funded by the Wellcome Trust ... «Wellcome Trust, May 14»
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Blunting the tsetse fly's deadly bite
But what causes the tsetse's bite to become deadly are trypanosomes, protozoan parasites shaped like eels. Not all tsetse flies are infected with the parasites, ... «Los Angeles Times, Apr 14»
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Genetic code of the deadly tsetse fly unraveled
... farmers to rear less productive but more trypanosome-resistant cattle." says Dr Matthew Berriman, co-senior author from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. «Phys.Org, Apr 14»
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Le génome d'un trypanosome des palmiers vient d'être séquencé
C'est une équipe du Cirad dirigée par Michel Dollet qui est à l'origine, à la fin des années 70 de la découverte de trypanosomes (Phytomonas ), spécifiquement ... «CIRAD, Apr 14»

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