Oikomonas

noun
Oi·​kom·​o·​nas | \ ȯiˈkämənəs \

Definition of Oikomonas

: a cosmopolitan genus (the type of the family Oikomonadidae) of minute uniflagellate protozoans common in stagnant water, soil, and sewage

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History and Etymology for Oikomonas

New Latin, from ec- entry 2 + -monas

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“Oikomonas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Oikomonas. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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