amoebic

[ uh-mee-bik ]
/ əˈmi bɪk /

adjective

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Definition for amoebic (2 of 2)

amebic

or a·moe·bic

[ uh-mee-bik ]
/ əˈmi bɪk /

adjective

of, relating to, or resembling an ameba.
characterized by or due to the presence of amebas, as certain diseases.

Origin of amebic

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Medical definitions for amoebic (1 of 2)

amoebic
[ ə-mēbĭk ]

adj.

Variant ofamebic

Medical definitions for amoebic (2 of 2)

amebic

adj.

Relating to, resembling, or caused by amebas.
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