Protists

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flagellum
A long, hairlike part that protists use to move.
cilia
Tiny, hairlike parts that help a protist move.
pseudopod
A temporary, "false foot" of cytoplasm that helps a protist move.
algae
An autotrophic protist that performs photosynthesis to make its own food.
protozoan
A heterotrophic protist that is able to move like an animal.
eukaryotic
The type of cell that has a nucleus. Protists have this type of cell.
unicellular
Made of one cell
multicellular
Made of many cells

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