mastigophoran definition

  • noun:
    • some of various protozoans of course Mastigophora, all of these have a number of flagella.
    • anyone for the Mastigophora.
    • a usually nonphotosynthetic free-living protozoan with whiplike appendages; most are pathogens of humans along with other pets
  • adjective:
    • Of or from the class Mastigophora.
  • others:
    • Relating or with respect to the Mastigophora.

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