• Definition for "ectosarc"
    • The ectoplasm of certain protozoans, including the amoeba.
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ectosarc definition

  • noun:
    • The ectoplasm of certain protozoans, including the amoeba.
    • The ectoplasm of an amoeba and similar protozoa
    • The semisolid exterior level of protoplasm in certain unicellular organisms, given that amœba; ectoplasm; exoplasm.
    • The ectoplasm of a protozoan; the exterior substance associated with the human anatomy of an animal of reduced company, as an amœba or other rhizopod or protozoan, at all distinguished from an endosarc; the generally thicker, denser, harder, or else changed protoplasm which forms an envelop of human anatomy, as classified through the interior material or items.
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