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ectosarc

Definition of the noun ectosarc

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noun - plural: ectosarcs

  1. The ectoplasm of an amoeba and similar protozoa

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)

Tentacle contraction involves ectosarc deformation, Figure 8 Ultrastructural organization of the tentacle of Noctiluca scintillans. High magnification of part of the tentacle on its convex side.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Psychology (2016)

by Ray Corsini

See ECTOSARC. 2. The outer layer of cytoplasm in cells. Compare ENDOPLASM. 3. In parapsychology, a tenuous substance (also known as teleplasm) said to emanate from a medium«s body. Purportedly represents rematerialized dead people.

Google previewWebster's Unabridged Dictionary 1913 (2017)

111.716 definitions & 1.55 mill cross-references by Noah Webster

The ectosarc ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1874)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People, Illustrated with Maps and Numerous Wood Engravings

or protoplasmic matter, which is divisible into two layers, an outer (ectosarc) and an inner (endosarc). The ectosarc is highly contractile, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Litterature (1875)

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In all these, and in the preceding forms, there is a more or less marked distinction of the protoplasm constituting the body into a firmer and denser outer layer, the ectosarc, and a more fluid inner substance, the endosarc; and, in some of the Gregarinidae, the ectosarc becomes differentiated into muscular fibres. In the Flagellata there is a permanent oral aperture; and in one member of this group, Moctiluca, additional complications of structure, in the form of a ridge-like tooth and a ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

flesh': ectosarc, endosarc, perisarc. sarco-/srk-/, combining form meaning 'flesh': sarcoadenoma, sarcode, sarcolyte. sarcoadenoma /-adnm/k, sarx, flesh, adƝn gland, oma, tumour], a mixed tumour containing both glandular and connective tissue characteristics. Also called adenosarcoma. sarcocarcinoma /-krsinm/k, sarx, flesh, karkinos, crab, oma, tumour], a mixed ...

Google previewWord Parts Dictionary (2000)

Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan

comb flesh; tissue (ectosarc, sarcology) sarcin- [L. sarcina, a bundle] base bundle (sarcina, sarcinic) -sarmass- [Gr. sarks, flesh + masso, knead] base erotic caressing, loveplay (sarmassation, sarmassophile) sarment- [L. sarmentum, twigs, brushwood] base stem; runner ( sarmentaceous, sarmentose) saro- [Gr. saron, broom] base hairlike, brushlike ...

Google previewDictionary of Zoology (1999)

by Sudhir Pradhan

ECTOSARC Structure in protozoans which is composed of ectoplasms. ECTOTHERM Individual getting heat directly from its environment. ECTOTHERMAL Deriving body heat from the environment; characteristic of all animals but birds and mammals. EDEMA The accumulation of interstitial fluid in abnormally large amounts. It takes place due to increased filtration pressure, decreased osmotic pressure, gradient across capillary, increased capillary permeability and inadequate lymph ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica0 (1875)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. Ana - Ath

In all these, and in the preceding forms, there is a more or less marked distinction of the protoplasm constituting the body into a firmer and denser outer layer, the ectosarc, and a more fluid inner substance, the endosarc; and, in some of the Gregarinidae, the ectosarc becomes differentiated into muscular fibres. In the Flagel. lata there is a permanent oral aperture; and in one member of this group, Noctiluca, additional complications of structure, in the form of a ridge-like tooth and a ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

flesh”: ectosarc, endosarc, perisarc. sarco- /sär′′kō-/, prefix meaning “flesh”: sarcoadenoma, sarcode, sarcolyte.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

flesh”: ectosarc, endosarc, perisarc. sarco- /sär′′kō-/, prefix meaning “flesh”: sarcoadenoma, sarcode, sarcolyte.

Google previewA dictionary of scientific terms (1953)

by I. F. Henderson

the ectosarc in a embryo oell,one of the two cells formed ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medicine and the Allied Sciences (1900)

by Alexander Duane

The structureless fluid rtion oFa cell-body; in Amrebie the ectosarc. . The conducting medium of the fibrils of the axon. (('f. Spongi'oplasm ...

Google previewThe Chambers Dictionary (1998)

— n ectosarc (Gr sarx, sarkos flesh; -oot) ectoplasm. — n ec' totherm a cold-blooded animal. — adj ecto- themri ic — adj ectotroph'ic (Gr irophe food; hot) of a mycorrhiza, having its hyphae mainly on the outside of the root that it feeds.

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Scrabble value of E1C3T1O1S1A1R1C3

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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