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    • A division of ciliated Infusoria having a circle…
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peritricha definition

  • noun-plural:
    • A division of ciliated Infusoria having a circle of cilia all over dental disk and often another round the human anatomy. It includes the vorticellas. See vorticella.
  • others:
    • An order of ciliate Infusoria, containing those which have actually a zone of cilia about the human body.
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