The eel had been challenged by the ameboid monster, and they were fighting for possession of him—the common prey.
The known mechanisms for this in the body are ameboid cells, especially the phagocytes.
They embrace and enfold the pathogenic germs with which they come in contact by what is known as an ameboid force.
ameboid a·me·boid or a·moe·boid (ə-mē'boid')
Of or resembling an ameba, especially in changeability of form and means of locomotion.
Having an irregular or asymmetric outline with peripheral projections, as the outline of a group of cells growing in a nutrient culture.