amoebic

[uh-mee-bik]
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amebic

or a·moe·bic

[uh-mee-bik]
adjective
  1. of, relating to, or resembling an ameba.
  2. characterized by or due to the presence of amebas, as certain diseases.

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amoebic

[ə-mēbĭk]
adj.
  1. Variant ofamebic

amebic

adj.
  1. Relating to, resembling, or caused by amebas.
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