NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,919 terms related to cancer and medicine.
- listen (PROH-tuh-ZOH-ul)
- Having to do with the simplest organisms in the animal kingdom. Protozoa are single-cell organisms, such as ameba, and are different from bacteria, which are not members of the animal kingdom. Some protozoa can be seen without a microscope.