ameba ameba

Definition(s):

  • (n) naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion

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Usage(s):

  1. The bacillus strikes the bowels more quickly and feverishly than does the ameba.
  2. His difficulty is plain: Dodsworth, no simple ameba, reacts to stimulae of the shifting European scene not automatically but thoughtfully, individually.

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