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What is an analogy for cilium?

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Analogy for Cilium Cilium are short "leg like" projections used for motility such as a millipede or centipede would move, except cilium are used to move about a fluid environment. cilia, (cilium plural) actually only move fluid and particles around or over them. whereas, flagela, (flagelum plural) move through fluid.

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