ciliolum
n.; pl. ciliola [L. dim. cilium, eyelid]
A minute or secondary cilium.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • ciliolum — ci·li·o·lum …   English syllables

  • ciliolum — …   Useful english dictionary

  • ciliolate — [sil′ē ō lāt΄, sil′ē ōlit] adj. [< ModL ciliolum, dim. of cilium (see CILIA) + ATE1] Biol. having very small cilia …   English World dictionary

  • ciliolate — ˈsilēəˌlāt, lə̇t adjective Etymology: New Latin ciliolum + English ate : minutely ciliate …   Useful english dictionary

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