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noun [C]     /ˌprəʊ.təˈzəʊ.ən/ US  /ˌproʊ.t̬əˈzoʊ-/ (also protozoon (plural protozoa)) specialized
any of various types of very small animals with one cell: Amoebas are protozoans.Plants and animals - general words protozoan     adjective Plants and animals - general words
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