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synonyms for ciliate

  • ameba
  • amoeba
  • cell
  • euglena
  • flagellate
  • organism
  • paramecium
  • plasmodium
  • sporozoan
  • stentor
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How to use ciliate in a sentence

Honeybees, for instance, were Apis pubescens, thorace subgriseo, abdomine fusco, pedibus posticus glabis, untrinque margine ciliates.
WHAT BIOLOGISTS CALL A SPECIES IS BECOMING MORE THAN JUST A NAMEJACK J. LEEOCTOBER 14, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Mixed in with them are smaller scales, from two to four lines long, and more distinctly ciliate-toothed.
BEAUTIFUL FERNSDANIEL CADY EATON
It has seized with its tentacles, and is in the act of sucking out the juices of six examples of the Ciliate Colpoda parvifrons.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 5VARIOUS
Perianth of 3–6 mostly retrorsely barbed or ciliate bristles (not elongated), or sometimes wanting.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Leaves complicate-bilobed, the upper lobe smaller, the lower succubous; margins entire or dentate or ciliate; underleaves none.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Leaves incubous, complicate-bilobed, each lobe divided and lacerately ciliate; underleaves 4–5-lobed, ciliate.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Thus, many ciliate infusoria choose bacteria only for their food; they are sharply repelled by dead infusoria, etc.
LIFE OF ELIE METCHNIKOFF, 1845-1916OLGA METCHNIKOFF
Ciliate: fringed: set with even, parallel hairs or soft bristles.
EXPLANATION OF TERMS USED IN ENTOMOLOGYJOHN. B. SMITH
The fourth glume is obovate-oblong or oblong, hyaline, ciliate, nerveless.
A HANDBOOK OF SOME SOUTH INDIAN GRASSESRAI BAHADUR K. RANGA ACHARIYAR
The leaf-sheath is smooth, inflated, compressed, with ciliate margins.
A HANDBOOK OF SOME SOUTH INDIAN GRASSESRAI BAHADUR K. RANGA ACHARIYAR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CILIATE

  • amebae
  • amoebae
  • cells
  • ciliates
  • euglenas
  • flagellates
  • organisms
  • paramecia
  • plasmodiums
  • sporozoans
  • stentors
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.