What does protista mean?

Definitions for protistaproʊˈtɪs tə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Protista, division Protista(noun)

    eukaryotic one-celled living organisms distinct from multicellular plants and animals: protozoa, slime molds, and eukaryotic algae

Webster Dictionary

  1. Protista

    a provisional group in which are placed a number of low microscopic organisms of doubtful nature. Some are probably plants, others animals

  2. Protista

    of Protiston

  3. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. prw`tistos first.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Protista

    prō-tis′ta, n.pl. a proposed term for a zoological kingdom including Protozoa and Protophyta. [Gr. prōtistos, superl. of prōtos, first.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of protista in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of protista in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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