Euciliata

plural noun Eu·ciliata \(¦)yü+\

Definition of Euciliata

  1. :  the subclass of Ciliata comprising protozoans having a trophic macronucleus and a reproductive micronucleus and reproducing sexually by conjugation and including the four orders Holotricha, Spirotricha, Chonotricha, and Peritricha — compare protociliata

euciliate

\(ˈ)yü+\ adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of euciliata

New Latin, from eu- + Ciliata


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