Medical Dictionary

cilium

noun cil·i·um \ˈsil-ē-əm\
plural cil·ia \-ē-ə\

Definition of CILIUM

1
:  eyelash
2
:  a minute short hairlike process often forming part of a fringe; especially :  one of a cell that is capable of lashing movement and serves especially in free unicellular organisms to produce locomotion or in higher forms a current of fluid
March 28, 2015
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