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Euglenophyta

noun plural Eu·gle·noph·y·ta \ ˌyü-glə-ˈnäf-ət-ə \

medical Definition of Euglenophyta

: a division of algae that is equivalent to the protozoan order Euglenida of the subphylum Mastigophora and includes mostly unicellular flagellates which are both photosynthetic and heterotrophic

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