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monotrichous

 [mon-ot´rĭ-kus]
having a single flagellum; said of bacterial cells.

mo·not·ri·chous

(mŏ-not'ri-kŭs),
Denoting a microorganism possessing a single flagellum or cilium.

monotrichous

/mon·ot·ri·chous/ (mon-ot´rĭ-kus) having a single polar flagellum.

monotrichous

(mə-nŏt′rĭ-kəs)
adj.
Having one flagellum at only one pole or end, as certain bacteria.

mo·not·ri·chous

(mŏ-not'ri-kŭs)
Denoting a microorganism possessing a single flagellum or cilium.

monotrichous

having a single flagellum, usually at a polar position; applied to a bacterial cell.