Definition of Mastigophora in English:

Mastigophora

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

/ˌmastiˈɡäfərə/