Meaning of rhizopodium in English:

rhizopodium

Pronunciation /ˌrʌɪzə(ʊ)ˈpəʊdɪəm/

noun

Biology
  • Chiefly in protists: a pseudopodium that branches and anastomoses to form a network.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From rhizo- + -podium.