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monotrichate

[ muh-no-tri-kit ]
/ məˈnɒ trɪ kɪt /
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adjective
(of bacteria) having a single flagellum at one pole.
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Also mo·not·ri·chous, mon·o·trich·ic [mon-uh-trik-ik]. /ˌmɒn əˈtrɪk ɪk/.

Origin of monotrichate

mono- + trichate;see trich-, -ate1
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