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euglenoid

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noun eu·gle·noid \-ˌnȯid\

Definition of euglenoid

  1. :  any of a taxon (Euglenoidina or Euglenophyta) of varied flagellates (as a euglena) that are typically green or colorless stigma-bearing solitary microorganisms with one or two flagella emerging from a well-defined gullet

euglenoid adjective


1885

First Known Use of euglenoid

1885


Medical Dictionary

euglenoid

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noun eu·gle·noid \yü-ˈglē-ˌnȯid, ˈyü-glə-\

Medical Definition of euglenoid

  1. :  any flagellate of the order Euglenida

euglenoid adjective



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