monotrichate


monotrichate
/meuh no"tri kit/, adj.
(of bacteria) having a single flagellum at one pole.
Also, monotrichous, monotrichic /mon'euh trik"ik/.
[MONO- + trichate; see TRICH-, -ATE1]

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Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • monotrichate — SYN: monotrichous …   Medical dictionary

  • monotrichate — adj. having a single flagellum (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • monotrichate — mo·not·ri·chate …   English syllables

  • monotrichate — adjective see monotrichous * * * /meuh no tri kit/, adj. (of bacteria) having a single flagellum at one pole. Also, monotrichous, monotrichic /mon euh trik ik/. [MONO + trichate; see TRICH , ATE1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • monotrichous — Denoting a microorganism possessing a single flagellum or cilium. SYN: monotrichate, uniflagellate. * * * mo·not·ri·chous mə nä tri kəs adj having a single flagellum at one pole used of bacteria * * * mon·ot·ri·chous (mə notґrĭ… …   Medical dictionary


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