Gymnamoebidamedical dictionary

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An order of naked amoebae lacking a shell (testa), although there may be an enveloping layer of condensed ectoplasm; includes the genus Amoeba.

Origin: G. Gymnos, naked, + amoibe, change (amoeba)

(05 Mar 2000)

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