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Related / Similar Words: flagellate protozoan, flagellated protozoan, mastigophoran, mastigophore, scourge, flagellated, whiplike

 

Definition:
  • usually nonphotosynthetic free-living protozoan with whiplike appendages; some pathogens of humans and other animals;
  • whip; "The religious fanatics flagellated themselves";
  • having or resembling a flagellum or flagella;

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    Hyponyms: dinoflagellate, Leishmania, genus Leishmania, zoomastigote, zooflagellate, hypermastigote, polymastigote, costia, Costia necatrix, giardia, trichomonad

     

    Pertainyms: flagellum

     

    Member Meronyms: Mastigophora, class Mastigophora, Flagellata, class Flagellata

     

    Derivational Morphology: scourge, flagellum, flogger, scourger, whipping, tanning, flogging, lashing, flagellation, flagellant

     

    Anagrams: Flagellata

     

     
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