Myophan

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Myophan (Zoöl) A contractile striated layer found in the bodies and stems of certain Infusoria.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n myophan The layer developed in many Infusoria that contains muscle-like fibrillæ.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Myo-, + Gr. to show