amebic


amebic
Synonyms and related words:
Euglena, adenovirus, aerobe, aerobic bacteria, amoeba, anaerobe, anaerobic bacteria, animalcule, bacillus, bacteria, bacterium, bug, coccus, colon bacillus, diatom, disease-producing microorganism, dyad, echovirus, enterovirus, filterable virus, flagellate, fungus, germ, gram-negative bacteria, gram-positive bacteria, microbe, microorganism, microspore, microzoa, mold, monad, nematode, nonfilterable virus, paramecium, pathogen, picornavirus, protozoa, protozoon, reovirus, rhinovirus, rickettsia, salmonella, saprophyte, spirillum, spirochete, spore, sporozoon, staphylococcus, streptococcus, tetrad, triad, trypanosome, vibrio, virus, volvox, vorticellum, zoospore

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • amebic — amebic; end·amebic; …   English syllables

  • amebic — ameba (esp. Brit. amoeba) ► NOUN (pl. amebas or amebae) ▪ a microscopic single celled animal which is able to change shape. DERIVATIVES amebic adjective ameboid adjective. ORIGIN from Greek amoib change, alternation …   English terms dictionary

  • amebic — /euh mee bik/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or resembling an ameba. 2. characterized by or due to the presence of amebas, as certain diseases. Also, amoebic. [AMEB(A) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • amebic — adjective Of, or pertaining to, an amoeba …   Wiktionary

  • amebic — Relating to, resembling, or caused by amebas …   Medical dictionary

  • amebic — adj. pertaining to or resembling an ameba (microscopic one celled organism) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • amebic — adjective an American spelling of amoebic …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • amebic — /əˈmibɪk/ (say uh meebik) adjective → amoebic …   Australian English dictionary

  • amebic — adjective pertaining to or resembling amoebae amoebic dysentery • Syn: ↑amoebic, ↑amoeban, ↑ameban, ↑amoebous, ↑amebous • Pertains to noun: ↑amoeba ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • amebic dysentery — n acute human intestinal amebiasis caused by a common ameba of the genus Entamoeba (E. histolytica) and marked by dysentery, abdominal pain, and erosion of the intestinal wall * * * dysentery due to intestinal ulceration caused by severe… …   Medical dictionary


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