machozooid

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • machozooid — macho·zooid …   English syllables

  • machozooid — noun see machopolyp …   Useful english dictionary

  • dactylozooid — n. [Gr. daktylos, finger; zoon, animal] (CNIDARIA: Hydrozoa) In colonial hydrozoans, a hydroid modified for protection and the capture of prey; protective polyp, zooid or machozooid; a hydrocyst; a palpon; see tentaculozooid, gastrozooid …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • machopolyp — См. machozooid …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • nematozooid — n. [Gr. nema, thread; zoon, animal; eidos, form] (CNIDARIA: Hydrozoa) A defense polyp; machozooid; dactylozooid …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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