Definition of rhizopodium in English:

rhizopodium

noun

  • Biology. Chiefly in protists: a pseudopodium that branches and anastomoses to form a network.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From rhizo- + -podium.

Pronunciation

rhizopodium

/ˌrʌɪzə(ʊ)ˈpəʊdɪəm/