Microzoa
Microzoa Mi`cro*zo"a (m[imac]`kr[-o]*z[=o]"[.a]), n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. mikro`s small + zw^,on an animal.] (Zo["o]l.) The Infusoria. [1913 Webster]

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  • microzoa — mi·cro·zoa .mī krə zō ə n pl microscopic animals and esp. protozoans also microscopic animal life mi·cro·zo·an zō ən adj or n * * * mi·cro·zoa (mi″kro zoґə) plural of microzoon …   Medical dictionary

  • microzoa — n. microscopic animal …   English contemporary dictionary

  • microzoa — n. pl. Infusoria, phytozoaria …   New dictionary of synonyms

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  • microzoon — /muy kreuh zoh on, euhn/, n., pl. microzoa / zoh euh/. a microscopic animal, esp. a protozoan. [1860 65; MICRO + ZOON] * * * …   Universalium

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  • amoeba — Synonyms and related words: Euglena, adenovirus, aerobe, aerobic bacteria, anaerobe, anaerobic bacteria, animalcule, bacillus, bacteria, bacterium, bug, coccus, colon bacillus, diatom, disease producing microorganism, dyad, echovirus, enterovirus …   Moby Thesaurus

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