biologic vector


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bi·o·log·ic vec·tor

a vector, such as the Anopheles mosquito for malarial agents or the tsetse fly for agents of African sleeping sickness, in which the agent multiplies before being transmitted to another host.
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bi·o·log·ic vec·tor

(bī'ŏ-loj'ik vek'tŏr)
A vector, such as the Anopheles mosquito for malarial agents or the tsetse fly for agents of African sleeping sickness, in which the agent multiplies before transmission to another host.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

bi·o·log·ic vec·tor

(bī'ŏ-loj'ik vek'tŏr)
A vector, such as the Anopheles mosquito for malarial agents or the tsetse fly for agents of African sleeping sickness, in which the agent multiplies before transmission to another host.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012