Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Plural of flagellum.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of flagellum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Plural of flagellum.

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Examples

  • We can't say if the Designer of flagella is the same as the Designer of the eyeball, nor can we say that the Designer of eyeballs could ever learn to design anything else.

    Bunny and a Book

  • Actually, the parts that make up the IC system for bacterial flagella is as Behe stated, the motor, the base, the drive shaft, and the filament.

    Confirmation Bias and ID

  • The fact that they are "not flagella" is what makes "the flagella" irreducible.

    Confirmation Bias and ID

  • So the best you can say is that the 27-protein flagella are IC, but certainly not the 40-protein ones.

    The Memory Hole

  • Because it clearly could have taken that long, or longer, for bacteria to evolve flagella from a TTSS.

    The Memory Hole

  • Then please demonstrate that a population of bacteria sin flagella could evolve into a pop of bac con flagella.

    Demarcation, Credentials, and Science Education

  • Each of the surface cells has two hair-like appendages known as flagella, whose beating propels the colony through the fluid and simultaneously makes them spin about an axis.

    Scientists Discover ‘Dancing’ Algae | Impact Lab

  • "Each of the surface cells has two hair-like appendages known as flagella, whose beating propels the colony through the fluid and simultaneously makes them spin about an axis," the scientists said.

    Latest News - UPI.com

  • Some ID supporters seem to think that all it takes is one unexplainable feature, such as flagella, to overturn the foundation of biology.

    A Disclaimer for Behe?

  • The bacterial flagellum can be broken down to simpler functioning parts, they are not 'flagella' though.

    Confirmation Bias and ID

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