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  • Pseudopodium — Pseu do*po di*um, n.; pl. {Pseudopodia}. [NL.] Same as {Pseudopod}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pseudopodium — PSEUDOPÓDIUM s.n. v. pseudopod. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • pseudopodium — [so͞o΄dōpäd΄so͞o΄də pō′dē əm] n. pl. pseudopodia [so͞o΄dō pō′dēə] [ModL: see PSEUDO & PODIUM] a temporary projection of the protoplasm of certain one celled organisms or of certain cells in multicellular animals, serving as a means of moving… …   English World dictionary

  • Pseudopodium — Scheinfüßchen (Pseudopodien, Einzahl: Pseudopodium) sind Plasmaausstülpungen der Amöben (Wechseltierchen) und phagozytierenden Zellen (z. B. Makrophagen), mit denen sie Nahrungspartikel umfließen und in ihren Zellleib einschließen. So ernähren… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pseudopodium — noun (plural pseudopodia) Etymology: New Latin Date: 1854 1. a temporary protrusion or retractile process of the cytoplasm of a cell that functions (as in an amoeba) especially in a locomotor or food gathering capacity see amoeba illustration 2.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pseudopodium — n.; pl. dia [Gr. pseudos, false; pous, foot] 1. Temporary protrusion of the cell, associated with flowing movement of protoplasm, functioning in locomotion and feeding. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) An outgrowth or foot like appendage of the larval… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • pseudopodium — /sooh deuh poh dee euhm/, n., pl. pseudopodia / dee euh/. Biol. pseudopod. [1850 55] * * * ▪ cytoplasm also called  pseudopod        temporary or semipermanent extension of the cytoplasm, used in locomotion and feeding by all sarcodine protozoans …   Universalium

  • pseudopodium — A temporary protoplasmic process, put forth by an ameboid stage or amebic protozoan for locomotion or for prehension of food. SYN: pseudopod. [pseudo + G. pous, foot] * * * pseu·do·po·di·um .süd ə pōd ē əm n …   Medical dictionary

  • Pseudopodium — Pseu|do|po|di|um 〈n.; s, di|en〉 vorübergehende Bildung eines Fortsatzes aus Plasma, der vielen Wurzelfüßern die Fortbewegung ermöglicht; Sy Scheinfüßchen [<grch. pseudein „täuschen“ + pous, Gen. podos „Fuß“] * * * Pseu|do|po|di|um, das; s,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Pseudopodium — Pseu|do|po|di|um 〈n.; Gen.: s, Pl.: di|en; Biol.〉 vorübergehende Bildung eines Fortsatzes aus Plasma, der vielen Wurzelfüßern die Fortbewegung ermöglicht, Scheinfüßchen [Etym.: <Pseudo… + …podium] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

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