polyzoon

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin polyzoon, from Ancient Greek πολυ (polu) + ζώον (zṓon)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɒliˈzəʊˌɒn/

Noun[edit]

polyzoon (plural polyzoa)

  1. (zoology) A tiny animal that forms compound colonies.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek πολυ (polu) + ζώον (zṓon)

Noun[edit]

polyzoon (plural polyzoa)

  1. A polyzoon