Coenoecium C[oe]*n[oe]"ci*um (? or ?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. koino`s common + o'i^kos house.] (Zo["o]l.) The common tissue which unites the various zooids of a bryozoan. [1913 Webster]

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  • coenoecium — n. [Gr. koinos, common; oikos, house] (BRYOZOA) The common secreted investment of a colony, gelatinous, chitinous, or calcareous …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • coenoecium — coe·noe·ci·um …   English syllables

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