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archaeal or bacterial-type flagellum-dependent cell motility +  
cilium-dependent cell motility +   
Cell motility due to the motion of one or more eukaryotic cilia. A eukaryotic cilium is a specialized organelle that consists of a filiform extrusion of the cell surface. Each cilium is bounded by an extrusion of the cytoplasmic (plasma) membrane, and contains a regular longitudinal array of microtubules, anchored basally in a centriole.

Exact Synonyms: cilium cell motility ;   microtubule-based flagellar cell motility
Related Synonyms: ciliary cell motility
Alternate IDs: GO:0071974
Definition Sources: GOC:cilia, GOC:dgh, GOC:dph, GOC:krc, GOC:mlg, GOC:mtg_cambridge_2013

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