Euglypha

noun Eu·gly·pha \ ˈyügləfə , yüˈglifə \

Definition of Euglypha

: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

euglyphid

\-fə̇d\ adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of euglypha

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


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