plural noun Rhi·zo·ta \rīˈzōtə\

Definition of Rhizota

in some classifications

  1. :  an order of rotifers that when adult are attached by the truncated end of the tail


\ˈrīˌzōt\ adjective


\(ˈ)rī¦zōtik, -zät-\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of rhizota

New Latin, irregular from Greek rhizoun to cause to strike root — more at rhizome

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to criticize severely

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