Definition of multiciliate in English:

multiciliate

Pronunciation /ˌmʌltɪˈsɪlɪət/ /ˌmʌltɪˈsɪlɪˌeɪt/

adjective

Zoology
  • Having many cilia.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club.