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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various freshwater ciliate protozoans of a certain genus, usually oval and having an oral groove for feeding.

Usage examples (18)
  • I asked paramecia Davis Renois how bad things are.
  • Their soles, what she could make of them through the vinyl, resembled large paramecia.
  • The little figures made him think of paramecia, sinister organisms with gullets and feeding grooves.
  • So I pull out yards and yards of elodea, and along with it snails and daphnia and copepods and stentorians and paramecia. for more
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