peritrich

noun

peri·​trich ˈper-ə-ˌtrik How to pronounce peritrich (audio)
: any ciliate of the order Peritricha

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“Peritrich.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/peritrich. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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