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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: ar′bōr-oyd

Definition: Denoting a colony of protozoa, each of which remains attached to another cell or to the main stem at one point, forming a branching or dendritic figure.

[L. arbor, tree, + G. eidos, resemblance]

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