Definition of Mastigophora in English:

Mastigophora

plural noun

Zoology
  • A group of single-celled animals that includes the protozoal flagellates, which are now generally divided among several phyla of the kingdom Protista.

Origin

Modern Latin (plural), from Greek mastigophoros, from mastix, mastig- whip + -phoros bearing.

Pronunciation:

Mastigophora

/ˌmastɪˈɡɒfərə/