Cell with flagella arranged as a tuft at one end.
Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.
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lophotrichous — (lo fot rī kus) A cell with a cluster of flagella at one or both ends … Dictionary of microbiology
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lophotrichous — lo·phot·ri·chous … English syllables
lophotrichous — … Useful english dictionary
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lophotrichate — SYN: lophotrichous … Medical dictionary