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Ameba vs. Amoeba — What's the Difference?

Ameba vs. Amoeba — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Ameba and Amoeba

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Ameba

Variant of amoeba.
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Amoeba

An amoeba (; less commonly spelt ameba or amœba; plural am(o)ebas or am(o)ebae ), often called an amoeboid, is a type of cell or unicellular organism which has the ability to alter its shape, primarily by extending and retracting pseudopods. Amoebae do not form a single taxonomic group; instead, they are found in every major lineage of eukaryotic organisms.
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Ameba

(American spelling) amoeba
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Amoeba

Any of various one-celled free-living or parasitic protozoans having no definite form and moving by means of pseudopods.
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Ameba

Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion. Same as amoeba.
Dec 09, 2019
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Amoeba

(biology) A member of the genus Amoeba of unicellular protozoa that moves by means of temporary projections called pseudopodia.
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Ameba

Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion
Dec 09, 2019

Amoeba

(mathematics) The graph of the real part of the logarithms of a polynomial equation in complex numbers.
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Amoeba

(slang) An asexual.
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Amoeba

A rhizopod common in fresh water, capable of undergoing many changes of form at will. Same as ameba. See Rhizopoda.
Dec 09, 2019

Amoeba

Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion
Dec 09, 2019

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