Sarcodina

noun plural
Sar·​co·​di·​na | \ ˌsär-kə-ˈdī-nə How to pronounce Sarcodina (audio) , -ˈdē- How to pronounce Sarcodina (audio) \

Medical Definition of Sarcodina

: a subphylum or other taxonomic group of protozoans of the phylum Sarcomastigophora that includes protozoans forming pseudopodia which ordinarily serve as organs for locomotion and taking food — see rhizopoda

Other Words from Sarcodina

sarcodinian \ -​ˈdin-​ē-​ən How to pronounce Sarcodina (audio) \ noun

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“Sarcodina.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Sarcodina. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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