: a genus (the type of a cosmopolitan family Euglyphidae) of freshwater amoeboid protozoans with a plated test, one or two nuclei, and dichotomously branched filopodia
adjective or noun

Word History


New Latin, from eu- + Greek glyphē carving, from glyphein to carve or hollow out

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“Euglypha.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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