amebula

noun

ame·​bu·​la
variants or chiefly British amoebula
plural amebulas or amebulae -(ˌ)lē How to pronounce amebula (audio)
1
: a small amoeba
2
: any of various small cells or organisms (as in some stages of myxomycetes or gregarines) resembling an amoeba in form

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“Amebula.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/amebula. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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