amoebic


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Synonyms for amoebic

pertaining to or resembling amoebae

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Instead of the bust of an august founding father or revolutionary general, there would be 'Daddy' (2011), the steely ogre in military costume whose face is a pocket of amoebic eyeballs," he continues.
The amoeba causes primary amoebic meningitis, a disease with a fatality rate of over 99 percent, said Faisal Mehmood, an expert in infectious diseases.
The snaring of an innocent man, Held at compounds by the sea, A new world faced without consent, Chains entrap a spirit free, A voyage cruel; two seasons long, From coast to coast the rigging lashed, Cat o' nines would quash decent, The flesh of humans brutally thrashed, Devoid of food or sanitary, No written words describe the smell, No light pervades beneath the decks, Conditions worse than those of hell, Amoebic, scurvy, dysentery, All poor souls would be lost, Expendable cargo; a commodity, Overboard the sickly freely tossed, The trading of a human life, With thoughts and feelings just like me, Denied the rights of freedom, just, Forgiveness there can never be.
Recall, for a moment, the acres of printed fabric typical of the 1950s, which often featured patterns generated from an automatic doodle, sometimes an amoebic motif of crisscrossing lines that, when allied to a fruity palette (chartreuse or papaya), evoked bright, semitropical horizons (Los Angeles, Miami) as well as a sunny suburban postwar future.
The granulomatous nature of the lesion also raised the possibility of granulomatous amoebic encephalitis due to Acanthamoeba species.
Also the chances of diseases such as diarrhea, cholera, amoebic dysentery, hepatitis, tetanus, tuberculosis, and visual disturbances are greatly increased.
Amoebic dysentery was very debilitating, and the medicine made him feel even worse" (NY: Amistad P, 1988: 329).
Most of them can't spell and have the intellectual firepower of an amoebic ant" - Piers Morgan, man about town and former Fleet Street editor, on the British footballers he 'meets' on Twitter.
My practice has seen isolated cases of HIV-associated amoebic colitis complicated by bowel perforation, amoebic peritonitis, and patient demise.
If they shoot me, they shoot me"Singer Sir Elton John "Most of them can't spell and have the intellectual fire power of an amoebic ant" Piers Morgan, man about town and former Fleet Street editor, on the British footballers he "meets" on Twitter "In my own mind I am Jessica Rabbit.
We present a case of amoebic colitis that caused diagnostic confusion by mimicking a colonic carcinoma.
Primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) is a rare and rapidly fatal disease caused by the Naegleria fowleri amoeba.
Extracts of Tithonia also have medicinal value for treatment of hepatitis [6] and control of amoebic dysentery [7].
BLOBSTER iPhone Who'd have thought that an amoebic blob would become the hero of his own video game?