kinoplasm

noun
ki·​no·​plasm | \ ˈkī-nə-ˌplaz-əm , ˈkin-ə- \
variants: also kinoplasma \ -​ˈplaz-​mə \

Medical Definition of kinoplasm

: an active protoplasmic component held to form filaments and mobile structures (as cilia or spindle fibers)

Other Words from kinoplasm

kinoplasmic \ -​ˈplaz-​mik \ adjective

Learn More about kinoplasm

Comments on kinoplasm

What made you want to look up kinoplasm? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to deny responsibility for

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!