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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a cell that arises from the asexual division of a parent sporozoan during its life cycle;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Merozoite \Mer`o*zo"ite\, n. [Gr. me`ros part + Sporozoa.] (Zool.) A form of spore, usually elongate or falciform, and somewhat amoeboid, produced by segmentation of the schizonts of certain Sporozoa, as the malaria parasite. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

merozoite n 1: a cell that arises from the asexual division of a parent sporozoan during its life cycle