Definition of Motile. Meaning of Motile. Synonyms of Motile

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Definition of Motile

Motile
Motile Mo"tile, a. [See Motive.] 1. (Biol.) Having powers of self-motion, though unconscious; as, the motile spores of certain seaweeds. 2. Producing motion; as, motile powers.
Motile
Motile Mo"tile, a. [See Motive.] 1. (Biol.) Exhibiting, or capable of, spontaneous movement; as, motile cilia, motile spores, etc. 2. Producing motion; as, motile powers.
Motile
Motile Mo"tile, n. (Psychol.) A person whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action, such as incipient pronunciation of words, muscular innervations, etc.

Meaning of Motile from wikipedia

- flow in multicellular organs and tissue. Motile marine animals are commonly called free-swimming, and motile non-parasitic organisms are called free-living...
- two types of cilia: motile cilia and non-motile, or primary, cilia, which typically serve as sensory organelles. In eukaryotes, motile cilia and flagella...
- sperm of any kind found). Some define success as when rare/occasional non-motile sperm are observed (fewer than 100,000 per millilitre). Others advocate...
- Non-motile bacteria are those bacterial species that lack the ability and structures that would allow them to propel themselves, under their own power...
- Different forms of anisogamy: A) anisogamy of motile cells, B) oogamy (egg cell and sperm cell), C) anisogamy of non-motile cells (egg cell and ****tia)....
- sperm cell. A uniflagellar sperm cell that is motile is referred to as a ****tozoon, whereas a non-motile sperm cell is referred to as a ****tium. Sperm...
- eventually burst, releasing merozoites into the bloodstream. Sporozoites are motile and they move by gliding. A merozoite (G. meros, part [of a series] +zōon...
- are several types of isogamy. Both gametes may be flagellated and thus motile. This type occurs for example in algae such as some but not all species...
- increases the chances of fertilization. Pre- and post-concentration of motile sperm is counted. Sperm from a sperm bank will be frozen and quarantined...
- red alga Polysiphonia, non-motile eggs are fertilized by non-motile sperm. In flowering plants, the gametes are non-motile cells within gametophytes....
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