Medical Definition of Axostyle

1. An elongate supporting rod or tubule that runs the length of certain flagellate protozoans, frequently projecting out of the posterior end. Single or multiple, filamentous or rigid, they vary with the species but serve as an endoskeletal framework and may function in locomotion as well. Origin: axo-+ G. Stylos, pillar (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Axostyle

axonopathy
axonotmeses
axonotmesis
axonotmetic
axons
axopetal
axoplasm
axoplasmic
axoplasmic transport
axoplasmically
axoplasms
axopod
axopodium
axosomatic
axosomatic synapse
axostyle (current term)
axostyles
axotomies
axotomy
axseed
axseeds
axstone
axtree
axtrees
axunge
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