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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A hairlike projection from the surface of a cell; Any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids.

Usage examples (34)
  • A motile rodlet with one cilium and with a spore formed inside.
  • This article is the latest on eukaryotic flagellum =cilium evolution.
  • IFT exponetially increases the difficulty of explaining the irreducibly complex cilium.
  • But not, apparently, the parts which Behe thought were required for cilium construction. for more
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