class Ciliophora

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, ↑phylum Protozoa
Member Meronyms:

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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

  • class Ciliata — 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, ↑Ciliophora, ↑class Ciliophora • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Protozoa, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • ciliophoran — noun a protozoan with a microscopic appendage extending from the surface of the cell • Syn: ↑ciliate, ↑ciliated protozoan • Hypernyms: ↑protozoan, ↑protozoon • Hyponyms: ↑infusorian, ↑par …   Useful english dictionary

  • phylum Protozoa — noun in some classifications considered a superphylum or a subkingdom; comprises flagellates; ciliates; sporozoans; amoebas; foraminifers • Syn: ↑Protozoa • Hypernyms: ↑phylum • Member Holonyms: ↑Protoctista, ↑kingdom Protoctista …   Useful english dictionary

  • Protozoa — noun in some classifications considered a superphylum or a subkingdom; comprises flagellates; ciliates; sporozoans; amoebas; foraminifers (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑phylum Protozoa • Hypernyms: ↑phylum • Member Holonyms: ↑Protoctista, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Infusoria — noun in some recent classifications, coextensive with the Ciliata: minute organisms found in decomposing infusions of organic matter • Syn: ↑subclass Infusoria • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Ciliata, ↑class Ciliata, ↑Ciliophora, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • subclass Infusoria — noun in some recent classifications, coextensive with the Ciliata: minute organisms found in decomposing infusions of organic matter • Syn: ↑Infusoria • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Ciliata, ↑class Ciliata, ↑Ciliophora, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ciliate — I noun a protozoan with a microscopic appendage extending from the surface of the cell (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑ciliated protozoan, ↑ciliophoran • Hypernyms: ↑protozoan, ↑protozoon …   Useful english dictionary

  • ciliated protozoan — noun a protozoan with a microscopic appendage extending from the surface of the cell (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑ciliate, ↑ciliophoran • Hypernyms: ↑protozoan, ↑protozoon • Hyponyms: ↑infusorian …   Useful english dictionary

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