Myophan My"o*phan, n. [Myo- + Gr. ? to show.] (Zo["o]l.) A contractile striated layer found in the bodies and stems of certain Infusoria. [1913 Webster]

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  • myophan — my·o·phan …   English syllables

  • myophan — ˈmīəˌfan noun ( s) Etymology: my + Greek phan , stem of phainein to show more at fancy : myoneme …   Useful english dictionary

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