Trumpet animalcule

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Trumpet animalcule (Zoöl) any infusorian belonging to Stentor and allied genera, in which the body is trumpet-shaped. See Stentor.
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Usage

In literature:

Let us now look at another animal, the stentor, or trumpet-animalcule.
"The Catholic World. Volume III; Numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6." by E. Rameur
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