[en-duh-mee-buh] /ˌɛn dəˈmi bə/
noun, plural endamebae
[en-duh-mee-bee] /ˌɛn dəˈmi bi/ (Show IPA), endamebas. Biology.
any protozoan of the genus Endamoeba, members of which are parasitic in the digestive tracts of various invertebrates, including cockroaches and termites.
noun (pl) -bae (-biː), -bas
variants of entamoeba
endameba en·da·me·ba or en·da·moe·ba (ěn’də-mē’bə)
Variant of entameba.
[en-dan-jee-ahy-tis] /ˌɛn dæn dʒiˈaɪ tɪs/ noun, Pathology. 1. an inflammation of the innermost lining of a blood vessel.
[en-deyn-jeyr] /ɛnˈdeɪn dʒeɪr/ verb (used with object) 1. to expose to ; imperil: It was foolish to endanger your life in that way. /ɪnˈdeɪndʒə/ verb 1. (transitive) to put in danger or peril; imperil v. late 15c., from en- (1) “make, put in” + danger. Related: Endangered; endangering. Endangered species first recorded 1964.
[en-deyn-jerd] /ɛnˈdeɪn dʒərd/ adjective 1. threatened with a danger: endangered lives of trapped coal miners. 2. threatened with extinction: The bald eagle may be endangered. [en-deyn-jeyr] /ɛnˈdeɪn dʒeɪr/ verb (used with object) 1. to expose to ; imperil: It was foolish to endanger your life in that way. /ɪnˈdeɪndʒəd/ adjective 1. in danger: used esp […]
noun 1. a species at risk of extinction because of human activity, changes in climate, changes in predator-prey ratios, etc., especially when officially designated as such by a governmental agency such as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. endangered species (ěn-dān’jərd) A plant or animal species existing in such small numbers that it is in […]