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flagellate

 [flaj´ĕ-lāt]
1. having flagella.
2. any microorganism having flagella.
4. to practice flagellation.

flag·el·late

(flaj'ĕ-lāt),
1. Possessing one or more flagella.
2. Common name for a member of the class Mastigophora.

flagellate

/flag·el·late/ (flaj´ĕ-lāt)
1. any microorganism having flagella.
3. having flagella.
4. to practice flagellation.

flagellate

(flăj′ə-lāt′)
adj. (also flə-jĕl′ĭt)
1. or flagellated (flăj′ə-lā′tĭd) Having a flagellum or flagella.
2. Resembling or having the form of a flagellum; whiplike.
3. Relating to or caused by a flagellate organism.
n. (also flə-jĕl′ĭt)
An organism, such as a euglena, that has one or more flagella.

flagellate

[flaj′əlāt′, -lit]
Etymology: L, flagellum, whip
a protozoon or alga that propels itself with flagella. Examples include Giardia, Leishmania, Trichomonas, and Trypanosoma. See also protozoon.

flag·el·late

(flaj'ĕ-lāt)
1. Possessing one or more flagella.
2. A member of the class Mastigophora.

flagellate

any organism carrying a FLAGELLUM.

Flagellate

A microorganism that uses flagella (hair-like projections) to move.
Mentioned in: Stool O & P Test

flagellate

1. any microorganism having flagella.
2. any protozoon of the subphylum Mastigophora.
3. having flagella.
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The third group consisted of phytoflagellates, comprising the taxa Trachelomonas volvocina (sp.
The phytoplankton comprised 39 taxa (Table 3), with five identified on the genus level, 33 species and one group of phytoflagellates.
The Duas Unas Reservoir had a phytoplankton structure formed by phytoflagellates and chlorophytes, whereas the structure of the Poco da Cruz Reservoir was formed by diatomacea.