actinopod

noun
ac·​tin·​o·​pod | \ ak-ˈti-nə-ˌpäd \
plural -s

Definition of actinopod

: a protozoan of the subclass Actinopoda

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First Known Use of actinopod

1956, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for actinopod

New Latin Actinopoda

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“Actinopod.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/actinopod. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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