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amoebas


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Amoeba  \A*m[oe]"ba\,  n.;  pl  L.  {Am[oe]b[ae]};  E.  {Am[oe]bas}. 
  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  change.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  rhizopod.  common  in  fresh  water,  capable  of  undergoing  many 
  changes  of  form  at  will  See  {Rhizopoda}. 




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