from The Century Dictionary.

  • A higher group of the Protozoa, conveniently distinguished from the Monera or lower Protozoa by the possession of an endoplast, the so-called nucleus. See extract under endoplast, and moner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun plural (Zoöl.) A group of Rhizopoda having a distinct nucleus, as the amœba.


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