Cystoflagellata

plural noun
Cys·​to·​flagellata

Definition of Cystoflagellata

: a small suborder of Dinoflagellata comprising a few naked flagellates without furrows and lacking a transverse flagellum that are remarkably medusoid in form

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Other Words from Cystoflagellata

cystoflagellate \ "+ \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Cystoflagellata

New Latin, from cyst- + flagellata

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“Cystoflagellata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cystoflagellata. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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