ameba ameba


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

Derived Word(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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