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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion;
[syn: ameba, amoeba]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Amoeba \A*moe"ba\, Amoeba \A*m[oe]"ba\, n.; pl. L. Am[oe]b[ae]; E. Am[oe]bas. [NL., fr. Gr. ? change.] (Zool.) A rhizopod common in fresh water, capable of undergoing many changes of form at will. Same as ameba. See Rhizopoda. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

amoeba n 1: naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion [syn: ameba, amoeba]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

56 Moby Thesaurus words for "amoeba": Euglena, adenovirus, aerobe, aerobic bacteria, anaerobe, anaerobic bacteria, animalcule, bacillus, bacteria, bacterium, bug, coccus, colon bacillus, diatom, disease-producing microorganism, dyad, echovirus, enterovirus, filterable virus, flagellate, fungus, germ, gram-negative bacteria, gram-positive bacteria, microbe, microorganism, microspore, microzoa, mold, monad, nematode, nonfilterable virus, paramecium, pathogen, picornavirus, protozoa, protozoon, reovirus, rhinovirus, rickettsia, salmonella, saprophyte, spirillum, spirochete, spore, sporozoon, staphylococcus, streptococcus, tetrad, triad, trypanosome, vibrio, virus, volvox, vorticellum, zoospore
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

Amoeba 1. A distributed operating system developed by Andrew S. Tanenbaum and others of Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam. Amoeba is only available under licence from the VUA, but is free of charge and includes all source, binaries and documentation. (http://am.cs.vu.nl/). [Features?] 2. A derogatory term for Commodore's Amiga personal computer. [Jargon File] (1997-05-07)