Noun(1) a usually nonphotosynthetic free-living protozoan with whiplike appendages; some are pathogens of humans and other animals
Adjective(1) having or resembling a lash or whip (as does a flagellum
(1) Figure 1.6 shows a flagellate protozoan and a flagellar pocket in detail (open arrow).(2) On the basis of this information it has been proposed that the earliest metazoans were probably wormlike organisms, similar to the larvae of modern cnidarians and developed from flagellate protists.(3) These data indicate that the jakobids are most similar to an interesting collection of other flagellate groups that possess suspension feeding grooves.(4) Only one study has examined the importance of sperm length for sperm competition success in a species with more typical flagellate sperm.(5) This type of screen is biased toward reversion events that result in a high percentage of flagellate cells.(6) The green flagellates known as ├ö├ç├┐the volvocine algae├ö├ç├û constitute a happy exception to this general rule.(7) This amoeba is surrounded by fungi like the other protozoa examined, but the separation between the amoeba's cell membrane and the fungi is much narrower than with flagellates and ciliates.(8) Henry showed his sorrow for Becket's death by having him-self flagellated by 70 monks in Canterbury cathedral.(9) Some of the critters, including members of two major protist groups - the whip-tailed flagellates and hairy ciliates - harbor bacteria internally.(10) By his own account it was his early experience of Catholicism which gave his work its self- flagellatory , sadomasochistic edge.(11) It is true that the Roman flagellators are portrayed as viciously sadistic.(12) In addition to the protozoan in Figure 1.6, several other types were found, including amoebae, other flagellates and ciliates.(13) Blood flows freely as Jesus Christ is flagellated by Roman soldiers and the scenes of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ are, indeed, not pleasant viewing.(14) Constantly flagellating him, or yourself, is not going to create the relationship of love you want to be in.(15) About 100 additional tubes developed greenish precipitates which, after inspection under the light microscope, turned out to be bacteria, dinoflagellates, diatoms, or green flagellates .(16) If ever he forgets to pray one night, the next morning he is sure to punish himself appropriately by flagellating himself for one hour for every consecutive night that he missed.
(1) flagellate :: flagellaat
1. flog ::
2. whip ::
3. beat ::
4. scourge ::
5. lash ::
6. birch ::
7. strap ::
8. belt ::
9. cane ::
10. thrash ::
11. horsewhip ::
flagellate, flagellated, flagellates, flagellating
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