(?), a. (Biol.) Of or pertaining to, or like, a plasmodium; as, the plasmodial form of a life cycle.
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(?), n.;
pl. Plasmodia (#).
[NL. See Plasma.] 1. (Biol.) A jellylike mass of free protoplasm, without any union of amboid cells, and endowed with life and power of motion.
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2. (Zol.) A naked mobile mass of protoplasm, formed by the union of several ambalike young, and constituting one of the stages in the life cycle of Mycetozoa and other low organisms.
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