Sarcode
Sarcode Sar"code, n. [Gr. ? fleshy; sa`rx, flesh + e'i^dos form. Cf. {Sarcoid}.] (Biol.) A name applied by Dujardin in 1835 to the gelatinous material forming the bodies of the lowest animals; protoplasm. [1913 Webster]

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  • sarcode — [saʀkɔd] n. m. ÉTYM. 1846, cit.; du grec sarkôdês « charnu ». ❖ ♦ Vx. Protoplasme. 0 J étais arrivé à des résultats (…) que j ai publiés en 1835. L observation des leucophies m avait montré chez ces Infusoires un tissu homogène, contractile,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sarcode — s. m. Protoplasma …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • sarcode — n. [Gr. sarx, flesh] Protoplasm …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • sarcode — /sahr kohd/, n. protoplasm, esp. the semifluid content of a protozoan. [1850 55; < F, alter. of Gk sarkódes fleshy] * * * …   Universalium

  • sarcode — noun protoplasm …   Wiktionary

  • sarcode — A term of historical interest (1835), applied to the protoplasm of protozoa before the term protoplasm was coined. [sarco + G. eidos, resemblance] * * * sar·code sär .kōd n PROTOPLASM (1) …   Medical dictionary

  • sarcode — (sar ko d ) s. m. 1°   Substance homogène, sans tégument, qui, d après Dujardin, constitue les infusoires, par opposition à l opinion qui leur accorde la polygastricité. 2°   Substance qui sort par exsudation autour du corps des helminthes encore …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • sarcode — sar·code …   English syllables

  • sarcode — ˈsärˌkōd noun ( s) Etymology: French, from Greek sarkōdes fleshlike substance, from neuter of sarkōdēs fleshy : protoplasm …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sarcoid — Sar coid, a. [Gr. ?. See {Sarcode}.] (Biol.) Resembling flesh, or muscle; composed of sarcode. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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