plural noun
Troch·​o·​zoa | \ ˌträkəˈzōə \

Definition of Trochozoa

in some especially former classifications
: a group of Invertebrata including all those (as the annelids and mollusks) whose early larval stage is normally a trochophore

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Other Words from Trochozoa

trochozoic \ ¦⸗⸗¦zōik \ adjective

History and Etymology for Trochozoa

New Latin, from troch- + -zoa

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“Trochozoa.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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