Polyzoan
Polyzoan Pol`y*zo"an, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) Any species of Polyzoa; one of the Polyzoa. (b) A polyzo["o]n. [1913 Webster]

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  • polyzoan — [päl΄i zō′ən] n. [< POLY + ZO(A) + AN] BRYOZOAN …   English World dictionary

  • polyzoan — 1. adjective Pertaining to polyzoa Syn: bryozoan, polyzoic 2. noun a) A polyzoon b) A member of a polyzoan colony …   Wiktionary

  • polyzoan — see Bryozoa …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • polyzoan — /pol ee zoh euhn/, adj., n. Brit. bryozoan. [1855 60; < NL Polyzo(a) POLYZOA + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • polyzoan — poly·zo·an …   English syllables

  • polyzoan — /pɒliˈzoʊən/ (say polee zohuhn) adjective, noun → bryozoan. {poly 1 + zo(a) + an} …   Australian English dictionary

  • polyzoan — n. = BRYOZOAN …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polyzoa — Polyzoon Pol y*zo [ o]n, n.; pl. {Polyzoa}. [NL. See {Polyzoan}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the individual zooids forming the compound organism of a polyzoan. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polyzoon — Pol y*zo [ o]n, n.; pl. {Polyzoa}. [NL. See {Polyzoan}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the individual zooids forming the compound organism of a polyzoan. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bryozoan — 1. adjective /ˌbɹɑɪ.əˈzəʊ.ən/ Pertaining to bryozoa. Syn: polyzoan, polyzoic 2. noun /ˌbɹɑɪ.əˈzəʊ.ən/ a) A bryozoon. b) A member of a bryozoan …   Wiktionary

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