noun. ['əˈmiːbə'] naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
- order Amoebina
- order Amoebida
- ἀμοιβή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Words that Rhyme with Amoeba
Example sentences of the word amoeba
Open a physical education class with a round of amoeba tag.
2. Noun, singular or mass
In an amoeba the only manner in which a cell can move is through cyclosis.