Mycetozoa

noun plural
My·​ce·​to·​zoa | \ mī-ˌsēt-ə-ˈzō-ə How to pronounce Mycetozoa (audio) \

Medical Definition of Mycetozoa

: an order of rhizopod protozoans that includes the slime molds when they are regarded as animals

Other Words from Mycetozoa

mycetozoan \ -​ˈzō-​ən How to pronounce Mycetozoa (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Mycetozoa.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Mycetozoa. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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