Definition of parasitological in English:

parasitological

adjective

See parasitology

‘These trends suggest that sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine efficacy may before long fall to unacceptable levels in Malawi, and the impact of increasing parasitological failure rates on anaemia is also of concern.’
  • ‘Punch biopsies should be taken from the raised, indurated edge of cutaneous leishmaniasis lesions and sent fresh for microbiological and parasitological examination and in formalin for histopathological assessment.’
  • ‘The clinical and parasitological outcomes of rectal artemether and intravenous quinine were similar.’
  • ‘Follow up was at the attending doctor's discretion: clinical and parasitological assessments were performed daily until symptoms resolved and one blood slide was clear of parasites.’
  • ‘Molecular or serological tools have not replaced these classic parasitological procedures.’

Pronunciation

parasitological

/ˌperəsədəˈläjək(ə)l/ /ˌpɛrəsədəˈlɑdʒək(ə)l/ /ˌperəsīdəˈläjək(ə)l/ /ˌpɛrəsaɪdəˈlɑdʒək(ə)l/