ameban
ameban ameban adj. 1. of or pertaining to amoebae. Same as {amoeban}. [Also spelled {amoeban}.]

Syn: amoebic, amebic, amoeban, amoebous, amebous [WordNet 1.5]

2. caused by amoebae; -- of diseases. Amoebic dysentry is caused by the amoeba {Entamoeba histolytica}.

Syn: amoebic, amebic [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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

  • amoeban — ameban ameban adj. 1. of or pertaining to amoebae. Same as {amoeban}. [Also spelled {amoeban}.] Syn: amoebic, amebic, amoeban, amoebous, amebous [WordNet 1.5] 2. caused by amoebae; of diseases. Amoebic dysentry is caused by the amoeba {Entamoeba… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Entamoeba histolytica — ameban ameban adj. 1. of or pertaining to amoebae. Same as {amoeban}. [Also spelled {amoeban}.] Syn: amoebic, amebic, amoeban, amoebous, amebous [WordNet 1.5] 2. caused by amoebae; of diseases. Amoebic dysentry is caused by the amoeba {Entamoeba… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

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

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

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

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

  • a|moe|ban — «uh MEE buhn», adjective. = ameban. (Cf. ↑ameban) …   Useful english dictionary

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