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mycetozoan

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noun my·ce·to·zo·an \mī-ˌsē-tə-ˈzō-ən\

Definition of mycetozoan

mycetozoan

adjective


Origin and Etymology of mycetozoan

New Latin Mycetozoa, order of protozoans, from Greek mykēt-, mykēs + New Latin -zoa


First Known Use: 1881


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