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ameboid

 [ah-me´boid]
resembling an ameba.
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a·me·boid

(ă-mē'boyd),
1. Resembling an ameba in appearance or characteristics.
2. Of irregular outline with peripheral projections; denoting the outline of a form of colony in plate culture.
[ameba + G. eidos, appearance]
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ameboid

adjective Amoeba-like
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a·me·boid

(ă-mē'boyd)
1. Resembling an ameba in appearance or characteristics.
2. Of irregular outline with peripheral projections; denoting the outline of a form of colony in plate culture.
Synonym(s): amoeboid.
[ameba + G. eidos, appearance]
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