Definition of protozoal in English:

protozoal

adjective

Zoology
  • See protozoan

    • ‘The United States Department of Agriculture has issued a conditional license for the production of a vaccine that could prevent equine protozoal myeloencephalitis.’
    • ‘The 15-year-old missed about a month earlier this spring following the detection of arthritis at the base of his neck and a possible case of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis.’
    • ‘I test these hypotheses experimentally in a host-parasite system involving wild turkeys and their deleterious, intestinal protozoal parasites, the eimerian coccidia (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae).’
    • ‘The medical use of blood and blood derivatives is increasing all over the world, despite the hazards related to transmission of protozoal, spirochaetal, bacterial, and viral diseases.’
    • ‘Researchers have sequenced genomes representative of all bacteria considered bioterror threats, and are sequencing genomes for at least one strain of every potential viral and protozoal bioterror pathogen.’