flagellated
adjective see flagellate II, 1a

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • flagellated — adj. 1. resembling a flagellum or flagella. Syn: flagellate[1]. [WordNet 1.5] 2. having a flagellum or flagella. Syn: flagellate[3]. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flagellated — Flagellate Flag el*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Flagellated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Flagellating}.] [L. flagellatus, p. p. of flagellare to scoure, fr. flagellum whip, dim. of flagrum whip, scoure; cf. fligere to strike. Cf. {Flall}.] To whip; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flagellated — flag·el·lat·ed (flăjʹə lā tĭd) adj. Biology Having a flagellum or flagella. * * * …   Universalium

  • flagellated — Possessing one or more flagella. * * * flag·el·lat·ed (flajґə lāt″ed) having a flagellum or flagella …   Medical dictionary

  • flagellated — adj. having flagella (Biology) flag·el·late || flædÊ’leɪt v. beat with a whip, flog adj. having whip like parts (Biology); sending out runners or creepers (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flagellated — flag·el·lat·ed …   English syllables

  • flagellated — adjective having or resembling a lash or whip (as does a flagellum) • Syn: ↑flagellate, ↑whiplike, ↑lash like • Pertains to noun: ↑lash (for: ↑lash like), ↑whip ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • flagellated chamber — (PORIFERA) Cavities lined with coanocytes …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • flagellated cell — noun any cell or one celled organism equipped with a flagellum • Hypernyms: ↑cell • Hyponyms: ↑choanocyte, ↑collar cell …   Useful english dictionary

  • flagellated protozoan — noun a usually nonphotosynthetic free living protozoan with whiplike appendages; some are pathogens of humans and other animals (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑flagellate, ↑flagellate protozoan, ↑mastigophoran, ↑mastigophore • Derivationally related forms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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