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Synonyms for ciliumˈsɪl i əm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cilium(noun)

    a hairlike projection from the surface of a cell; provides locomotion in free-swimming unicellular organisms

    Synonyms:
    lash, eyelash

  2. eyelash, lash, cilium(noun)

    any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids

    Synonyms:
    whip, lash, whiplash, eyelash, thong, cilium

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. cilium

    Synonyms:
    See Cilia


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