Definition of Protozoic in English :

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Protozoic meaning in English

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Protozoic

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Adjective

1. protozoal, protozoan, protozoic

of or relating to the Protozoa

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Protozoic

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adjective
1. geology
containing remains of the Earth's earliest life forms
2. zoology
relating to early forms of animal life

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Protozoic

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n. pl. pro·to·zo·ans or pro·to·zo·a (-zōə) also pro·to·zo·ons
Any of numerous chiefly single-celled eukaryotic organisms, most of which move about freely and ingest food, including the amoebas, ciliates, flagellates, and apicomplexans. Protozoans along with certain algae, oomycetes, and some other groups make up the protists.

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