cruzi

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Named in a pseudo-Latin manner for any of several naturalists named Cruz, but especially for bacteriologist Oswaldo Cruz.

AdjectiveEdit

cruzi

  1. Cruz (attributive); used in taxonomic names for organisms that often have English names of the form "Cruz's ..."

Derived termsEdit

  • Trypanosoma cruzi
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