infusorian

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n infusorian any member of the subclass Infusoria
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Infusorian (Zoöl) One of the Infusoria.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n infusorian An infusorial animalcule; one of the Infusoria.
    • infusorian Same as infusorial.
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Usage

In literature:

The Infusorian can be called potentially immortal, because of this method of reproduction.
"Applied Eugenics" by Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson
These ganglia are the brain of this infusorian.
"The Dawn of Reason" by James Weir
These minute infusorians would glow with the pale gleam of phosphorescence if the water were ruffled.
"Doubloons--and the Girl" by John Maxwell Forbes
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In poetry:

The stage is about to be swept of corpses.
You have no more chance than an infusorian
Lodged in a hollow molar of an eohippus.
Come, now, no prattle of remergence with the
ovtws ov.(Greek word)
"Horatian Epode To The Duchess Of Malfi" by Allen Tate