Free Translator Free Translator
Translators Dictionaries Courses Other
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'

Motility   Listen
Motility  n.  (Physiol.) Capability of motion; contractility.

Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48

Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Matching a pattern  

Words linked to  

only single words

Share |

"Motility" Quotes from Famous Books

... is deeply pitted, as is found to be the case in red algae. Reproduction is chiefly effected by the vegetative method. Asexual reproductive cells are not infrequent, but sexual reproduction even in its initial stages is unknown. Nor is motility by means of cilia known in the group. In the unicellular forms, cell-division involves multiplication of the plant. In all the multicellular plants of this group which have been adequately investigated, ...
— Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia

Words linked to "Motility" :   retroflexion, circumduction, inversion, move, kneel, kneeling, inclining, movement, waver, reciprocation, adduction, opening, quivering, wiggle, eurhythmics, eurythmy, flicker, pitch, inclination, fetal movement, everting, retroflection, flutter, agitation, abduction, eversion, jerk, jolt, headshake, reaching, standing, dart, motile, toss, flit, stretch, straddle, kick, posing, eurythmics, reach

Copyright © 2023