Cyclosis

Cyclosis

Cyclical streaming of the cytoplasm of plant cells, conspicuous in giant internodal cells of algae such as chara, in pollen tubes and in stamen hairs of tradescantia. Term also used to denote cyclical movement of food vacuoles from mouth to cytoproct in ciliate protozoa.

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