Ploima

plural noun Ploi·ma \ ˈplȯimə , -lōəmə \

Definition of Ploima

:a suborder of Monogononta or other large group of rotifers that are propelled by the ciliated disk only and that usually have a forked and more or less retractile tail

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Origin and Etymology of ploima

New Latin, from Greek plōimos fit for sailing; akin to Greek plein to sail, float


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