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Each consists of a very slender curved filament, with a still finer filament, or cilium, arising from it on each side.
At this stage many of the spores assume each a flagellate cilium, and so acquire power of more rapid locomotion.
THE NORTH AMERICAN SLIME-MOULDSTHOMAS H. (THOMAS HUSTON) MACBRIDE

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obnubilateverb (used with object) | [ob-noo-buh-leyt, -nyoo- ]SEE DEFINITION