silverline system

noun

Definition of silverline system

: a series of superficial lines in many protozoans that stain intensely with silver impregnation techniques and are variously regarded as supporting or coordinating organelles or as pellicular striations and sculpturings

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silver entry 2 + line

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“Silverline system.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silverline%20system. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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