noun (plural same)Biology
A common single-celled green alga which typically has two flagella for swimming, living in water and moist soil.
More example sentences
- However, the potential of the unicellular green alga chlamydomonas in selection systems has been studied most.
- Chlamydomonas has nothing to do with Chlamydia, by the way.
- The PKA protein in Chlamydomonas flagella has not been purified.
Definition of chlamydomonas in:
- The US English dictionary