amoeboid

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

amoeba +‎ -oid

Adjective[edit]

amoeboid (comparative more amoeboid, superlative most amoeboid)

  1. Alternative spelling of ameboid.

Noun[edit]

amoeboid (plural amoeboids)

  1. Single‐celled organism that moves or feeds by means of temporary projections, called pseudopods. They are taxonomically classified in a sub‐phylum called Sarcodina.