pseudopod

noun pseu·do·pod \ ˈsü-də-ˌpäd \

Definition of pseudopod

pseudopodal

play \sü-ˈdä-pə-dᵊl\ or pseudopodial play \ˌsü-də-ˈpō-dē-əl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of pseudopod

New Latin pseudopodium


Medical Dictionary

pseudopod

noun pseu·do·pod \ ˈsüd-ə-ˌpäd \

medical Definition of pseudopod

2 a :a slender extension from the edge of a wheal at the site of injection of an allergen
b :one of the slender processes of some tumor cells extending out from the main mass of a tumor

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