Condylostoma

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

Definition of Condylostoma

  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of condylostoma

New Latin, from condyl- + -stoma


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