Ciliophora


Ciliophora
/sil'ee of"euhr euh/, n. Biol.
a phylum of protozoa in the kingdom Protista, comprising the ciliates.
[ < NL, equiv. to cili(um) CILIUM + -o- -O- + Gk -phora, neut. pl. of -phoros -PHOROUS]

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  • Ciliophora — noun class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle • Syn: ↑Ciliata, ↑class Ciliata, ↑class Ciliophora • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Protozoa, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Ciliophora — Los ciliados constituyen un filo del reino protistas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • ciliophora — cil·i·oph·o·ra …   English syllables

  • class Ciliophora — noun class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle • Syn: ↑Ciliata, ↑class Ciliata, ↑Ciliophora • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Protozoa, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cilié — Ciliophora Ciliés …   Wikipédia en Français


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