Flagellum

Definition of Flagellum

Fla`gel´lum
n.1.(Bot.) A young, flexible shoot of a plant; esp., the long trailing branch of a vine, or a slender branch in certain mosses.
2.(Zool.) A long, whiplike cilium. See Flagellata.

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