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paramecium

par·a·me·ci·um

paramecium

 
pronunciation:
pae r mi si m [or] pae r mi shi m
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part of speech: noun
inflections: paramecia, parameciums
definition: any of several one-celled protozoans that move by means of cilia and have a large oral groove.
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