Condylostoma

noun
Con·​dy·​lo·​sto·​ma | \ ˌkändələˈstōmə \

Definition of Condylostoma

: a genus of large heterotrichous ciliated protozoans having the form of a somewhat flattened ellipsoid with a truncated anterior end and being common and free-living in fresh and salt water

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History and Etymology for Condylostoma

New Latin, from condyl- + -stoma

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“Condylostoma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Condylostoma. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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