Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is Cilia?

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Hair like organelles, identical in structure to flagella, that lines the surface of certain cells and beat in rhythmic waves, providing locomotion to ciliate protozoans and moving liquids along internal epithelial tissue in animals

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