Zoa


Zoa
Zoon o"["o]n, n.; pl. {Zoa}. [NL., fr. Gr. zw^,on an animal.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) An animal which is the sole product of a single egg; -- opposed to {zooid}. --H. Spencer. (b) Any one of the perfectly developed individuals of a compound animal. [1913 Webster]

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