uniflagellate

[ yoo-nuh-flaj-uh-lit, -leyt ]
/ ˌyu nəˈflædʒ ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt /

adjective

having only one flagellum.

Nearby words

  1. unified atomic mass unit,
  2. unified field theory,
  3. unified modeling language,
  4. unified screw thread,
  5. unifilar,
  6. uniflorous,
  7. uniflow engine,
  8. unifoliate,
  9. unifoliolate,
  10. uniform

Origin of uniflagellate

First recorded in 1880–85; uni- + flagellate

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