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rotifer

ro·ti·fer

rotifer

 
pronunciation:
ro t fr
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: any of a group of mostly freshwater, microscopic, multicellular organisms that have one or more wheel-like rings of cilia at the front end which appear to rotate when vibrated.
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derivations: rotiferal (adj.), rotiferous (adj.)
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