Origin of flagellum
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How to use flagellum in a sentence
Think of its incredibly sophisticated miniature machines, like the swirling flagellum that helps a bacterium swim.Is Ginkgo’s synthetic-biology story worth $15 billion?|Antonio Regalado|August 24, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Here a flagellum from the male unites with the female, which soon thereafter becomes encysted in the wall of the intestine.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Despite some humorous touches, this Flagellum Parliamentum is still disagreeable to read.Andrew Marvell|Augustine Birrell
He began a series of satires on princes and leading men, and earned the title of flagellum principum.Books Fatal to Their Authors|P. H. Ditchfield
The pseudopodia are occasionally withdrawn, and the flagellum is the sole means of locomotion.
In addition to the main flagellum, there are usually one or two small flagella at the basis of the larger one.