Diphyozooid Diph`y*o*zo"oid, n. [Gr. ? of double from + E. zooid.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the free-swimming sexual zooids of Siphonophora. [1913 Webster]

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  • diphyozooid — diphyo·zooid …   English syllables

  • diphyozooid — |difēō+ noun ( s) Etymology: diphy + zooid : one of the free swimming sexual zooids of siphonophores …   Useful english dictionary

  • diphy- — combining form or diphyo Etymology: New Latin, from Greek diphy , from diphyēs, from di + phyēs (from phyein to bring forth, produce) more at be : twofold …   Useful english dictionary

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