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Meaning of "rhizopod" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RHIZOPOD

rhizopod  [ˈraɪzəʊˌpɒd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RHIZOPOD

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Rhizopod can act as a noun and an adjective.
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The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES RHIZOPOD MEAN IN ENGLISH?

rhizopod

Amoeboid

Amoeboids are single-celled life-forms characterized by an irregular shape. "Amoeboid" and "amœba" are often used interchangeably even by biologists, and especially refer to a creature moving by using pseudopodia. Most references to "amoebas" or "amoebae" are to amoeboids in general rather than to the specific genus Amoeba. The genus Amoeba and amoeboids in general both derive their names from the ancient Greek word for change.

Definition of rhizopod in the English dictionary

The definition of rhizopod in the dictionary is any protozoan of the phylum Rhizopoda, characterized by naked protoplasmic processes. The group includes the amoebas. Other definition of rhizopod is of, relating to, or belonging to the Rhizopoda.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RHIZOPOD


amphipod
ˈæmfɪˌpɒd
arthropod
ˈɑːθrəˌpɒd
copepod
ˈkəʊpɪˌpɒd
decapod
ˈdɛkəˌpɒd
endopod
ˈɛndəʊˌpɒd
gastropod
ˈɡæstrəˌpɒd
gonopod
ˈɡɒnəʊˌpɒd
hexapod
ˈhɛksəˌpɒd
iPod
ˈaɪˌpɒd
isopod
ˈaɪsəʊˌpɒd
macropod
ˈmækrəʊˌpɒd
phyllopod
ˈfɪləʊˌpɒd
protopod
ˈprəʊtəʊˌpɒd
pseudopod
ˈsjuːdəʊˌpɒd
sauropod
ˈsɔːrəˌpɒd
schizopod
ˈskɪtsəʊˌpɒd
steganopod
ˈstɛɡənəʊˌpɒd
tetrapod
ˈtɛtrəˌpɒd
tylopod
ˈtaɪləʊˌpɒd
uropod
ˈjʊərəʊˌpɒd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RHIZOPOD

rhizogenetic
rhizogenic
rhizogenous
rhizoid
rhizoidal
rhizomatous
rhizome
rhizomic
rhizomorph
rhizomorphous
rhizophagous
rhizophilous
rhizophore
rhizoplane
rhizopodan
rhizopodous
rhizopus
rhizosphere
rhizotomies
rhizotomy

WORDS THAT END LIKE RHIZOPOD

actinopod
brachiopod
branchiopod
cephalopod
chaetopod
chenopod
chilopod
diplopod
gasteropod
heteropod
lycopod
ornithopod
orthopod
pereiopod
pleopod
prosauropod
pteropod
scaphopod
stomatopod
theropod

Synonyms and antonyms of rhizopod in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «rhizopod» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RHIZOPOD

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rhizopod
570 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
510 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
380 millions of speakers
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rhizopod
280 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
278 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
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rhizopod
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Rhizopode
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Rhizopod
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Rhizopoden
180 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
130 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
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Rhizopod
85 millions of speakers
vi

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rhizopod
80 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रेजियोपॉड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kökayaklı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

rhizopod
65 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
50 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
40 millions of speakers

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rhizopod
30 millions of speakers
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rhizopod
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

rhizopod
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

rhizopod
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rhizopod
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of rhizopod

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RHIZOPOD»

The term «rhizopod» is used very little and occupies the 177.797 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RHIZOPOD» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about rhizopod

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RHIZOPOD»

Discover the use of rhizopod in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to rhizopod and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Note on Syringammina, a New Type of Arenaceous Rhizopod
The book has no illustrations or index. It may have numerous typos or missing text. However, purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original rare book from the publisher's website (GeneralBooksClub.com).
Henry Bowman Brady, 2012
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Receptaculitids: A Phylogenetic Debate on a Problematic ...
... 1863a Hall foraminifer? 1878 Newton sponge 1865a Billings undecided 1878 Nicholson etal. rhizopod 1865a Dawson foraminifer 1878 Quenstedt sponge 1865b Dawson foraminifer 1878 Roemer archaeocyath 1865 Kjerulf sponge 1878 ...
Matthew H. Nitecki, Harry Mutvei, Doris V. Nitecki, 1999
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Freshwater Microbiology: Biodiversity and Dynamic ...
Evolutionary strategies in the amoeboid protozoa: heliozoan and rhizopod amoebae Complexity within the amoebae reflects diverse evolutionary lines of adaptation to the aquatic environment. Phylogenetic development of the pseudopodium, ...
David Sigee, 2005
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Popular Science
ical analysis, so that whatever cannot be determined in the one will be ascertained by the other method. He was accordingly gratified to recognize in one of his rock-sections the fragment of a rhizopod. The structure has some resemblance to ...
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New Zealand Journal of Crop and Horticultural ...
These tables show that there is marked difference between the ciliate and rhizopod populations. There are relatively few species of rhizopods involved and they are similar in all three areas. In the Taupo soil the average species- incidence is ...
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Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review: Volume ...
Deep-sea holothurians can select the following items: faecal pellets, detritus, giant rhizopod protozoans Xenophyophorea and Komokiacea, foraminiferans, spores and pollen. Faecal material has an important role in the nutrition of deep- sea ...
Margaret Barnes, R N Gibson, R. N. Gibson, 2003
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Desciptive Zoological Classification
Fresh-water Rhizopod. 257 ingested water must be supposed to be got rid of by passing into the vessels in connection with the contractile vesicle, and by being thus expelled from the body. For an account of the anatomy of the Protozoa, see ...
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Biographical Memoirs
On a curious rhizopod fon a mouthless fish]. Idem, pp. 124-123. On psorosperms in a mallard duck (on our amoeba). Idem, p. 125. On Mcrmis acuminata. Idem, p. 400 (14 lines). Remarks on rhizopods. [On Quercus heterophylla.] Idem, pp.
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The Blue-Green Algae
If it did not the rhizopod would die of starvation (or from rupture as a result of increased growth of the cyanelles l). Occasionally lysis of the cyanelles is observed and this is perhaps a method whereby cyanelle numbers can be controlled.
G Fogg, 2012
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Primitive Motile Systems In Cell Biology
5 The enigmatic counterstreaming in Foraminifera rllizopodia observable in the light microscope cannot be definitely demonstrated with this instrument: the electron microscope clearly revealed that a small rhizopod, appearing in the light  ...
Robert Aleen, 2012

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RHIZOPOD»

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No, Scientists in Darwin's Day Did Not Grasp the Complexity of the …
All microscopists are familiar with the spectacle of a formless lump of albuminous matter (a Rhizopod), putting forth a process of its body as a temporary arm or ... «Discovery Institute, Jun 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Rhizopod [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/rhizopod>. Dec 2019 ».
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