Zoomastigophorea

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Zoomastigophorea Zo·o·mas·ti·go·pho·re·a (zō'ə-mās'tĭ-gō-fôr'ē-ə, -gŏf'ə-rē'ə)
n.
A class of flagellates having animal-like rather than plantlike characteristics, including parasites such as trypanosomes and trichomonads.

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