Medical Definition of Amoeboid movement

1. Crawling movement of a cell brought about by the protrusion of pseudopods at the front of the cell (one or more may be seen in monopodial or polypodial amoebae, respectively). The pseudopods form distal anchorages with the surface. (05 Feb 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Amoeboid Movement

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amoebic colitis
amoebic dysentery
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amoeboid movement (current term)
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