ciliated

adjective cil·i·at·ed \ ˈsi-lē-ˌā-təd \
variants: or ciliate play \-lē-ət, -lē-ˌāt\

Definition of ciliated

: possessing cilia
  • ciliated epithelial cells

ciliation

play \ˌsi-lē-ˈā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of ciliated

1753

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ciliated

adjective cil·i·at·ed \ ˈsil-ē-ˌāt-əd \
variants: or ciliate

medical Definition of ciliated

: provided with cilia
  • ciliated epithelium
  • the ciliate protozoans

ciliately

adverb

ciliation

play \ˌsil-ē-ˈā-shən\ noun

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