amoebe

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See also: amøbe, amœbe, and Amöbe

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀμοιβή (amoibḗ, change), referring to constantly changing shape of these organisms.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ɑ'møːbə/
  • Hyphenation: amoe‧be

Noun[edit]

amoebe f (plural amoeben or amoebes, diminutive amoebetje n)

  1. amoeba (a genus of unicellular protozoa)