macrocilia

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macrocilia (noun, plural; singular macrocilium; Greek makros, large; Latin cilium, eyelash): (Ctenophora) In Beroida, 2,500-3,500 giant ciliary shafts interconnected and bound together on the mobile lips that function in food gathering.