WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
Chi•lom•on•as  (kī lomə nəs),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Microbiologya genus of flagellate algae comprising the chilomonads.
  • Neo-Latin, equivalent. to chilo-1 chilo- + Greek monás (genitive monádos) unit; see monad

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