Origin of ameboid
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Amoeboid: applied to movements similar to those of an amoeba.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
This movement seems to be of no service, any more than the incessant movement of amoeboid bodies.
After some days the embryo discards its envelope and creeps about in an amoeboid manner.
He was, we think, wrong in adhering to the belief that the movements of aggregated masses are of an amoeboid nature.