or ciliate adjective Date: 1753 possessing cilia <
ciliated epithelial cells
ciliation noun

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  • Ciliated — Ciliate Cil i*ate, Ciliated Cil i*a ted, a. Provided with, or surrounded by, cilia; as, a ciliate leaf; endowed with vibratory motion; as, the ciliated epithelium of the windpipe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ciliated — Having cilia. * * * cil·i·at·ed sil ē .āt əd or ciliate adj provided with cilia <ciliated epithelium> <the ciliate protozoans> cil·i·ate·ly adv cil·i·a·tion .sil ē ā shən n * * * cil·i·at·ed (silґe āt″ …   Medical dictionary

  • ciliated — fringed with projections …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • ciliated — cil·i·at·ed (sĭlʹē ā tĭd) adj. Having cilia. * * * …   Universalium

  • ciliated — adjective having cilia …   Wiktionary

  • ciliated — cil·i·at·ed || sɪlɪeɪtɪd adj. having tiny hairlike parts …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ciliated — cil·i·at·ed …   English syllables

  • ciliated — adjective having a margin or fringe of hairlike projections • Syn: ↑ciliate • Similar to: ↑rough …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ciliated cyst of the vulva — (also known as Cutaneous Müllerian cyst, [1] and Paramesonephric mucinous cyst of the vulva [1]) is a cutaneous condition characterized by a cyst of the vulva.[1] See also Ceruminoma List of cutaneous conditions References …   Wikipedia

  • ciliated groove — 1. (ECHIURA) A ciliated channel along the ventral surface of the mid intestine to the precloacal caecum; occasionally forming a ridge and closely associated with the siphon. 2. (SIPUNCULA) A ciliated channel along the ventral surface of the… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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