Definition of Stentor. Meaning of Stentor. Synonyms of Stentor

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Definition of Stentor

Stentor
Stentor Sten"tor, n. [L. Stentor, Gr. ?.] 1. A herald, in the Iliad, who had a very loud voice; hence, any person having a powerful voice. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Any species of ciliated Infusoria belonging to the genus Stentor and allied genera, common in fresh water. The stentors have a bell-shaped, or cornucopia-like, body with a circle of cilia around the spiral terminal disk. See Illust. under Heterotricha. 3. (Zo["o]l.) A howling monkey, or howler.

Meaning of Stentor from wikipedia

- In Gr**** mythology, Stentor (Ancient Gr****: Στέντωρ; gen.: Στέντορος) was a herald of the Gr**** forces during the Trojan War. He is mentioned briefly...
- Stentor, sometimes called trumpet animalcules, are a genus of filter-feeding, heterotrophic ciliates, representative of the heterotrichs. They are usually...
- Stentor amethystinus is a single-celled eukaryote. It is often 1.0 millimetre (0.04 in) long and is found in freshwater ponds and lakes. Algae live in...
- Stentor coeruleus is a protist in the family Stentoridae which is characterized by being a very large ciliate that measures 0.5 to 2 millimetres when...
- Stentor roeselii is a free-living ciliate species of the genus Stentor, in the class Heterotrichea. It is a common and widespread protozoan, found throughout...
- The Stentor Alliance was a formal alliance of Canada's major telecommunications companies, specifically its in****bent local exchange carriers. It derives...
- Stentor is a figure from Gr**** mythology. Stentor can also refer to: 2146 Stentor, asteroid Stentor Alliance, alliance of telecommunications companies...
- De Stentor is a Zwolle-based Dutch regional newspaper, appearing in several editions, in the Eastern part of the Netherlands. It is owned by De Persgroep...
- theater group, the Garrick Players, the yearbook, and student newspaper, The Stentor, were all formed. In 1890 Lake Forest established a relationship with the...
- "Bekersucces smaakt voor goalie Gorter naar meer: 'Hoop op contract'". De Stentor (in Dutch). Retrieved 5 June 2020. Arentsen, Dennis (16 December 2019)...