euglenoid movement

noun

Definition of euglenoid movement

: writhing usually nonprogressive protoplasmic movement of plastic-bodied euglenoid flagellates

First Known Use of euglenoid movement

1940, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about euglenoid movement

Time Traveler for euglenoid movement

Time Traveler

The first known use of euglenoid movement was in 1940

See more words from the same year

Statistics for euglenoid movement

Cite this Entry

“Euglenoid movement.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/euglenoid%20movement. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for euglenoid movement

euglenoid movement

noun

Medical Definition of euglenoid movement

: writhing usually nonprogressive protoplasmic movement of plastic-bodied euglenoid flagellates

Comments on euglenoid movement

What made you want to look up euglenoid movement? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a traditional thanksgiving dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!