coenoecium

noun
coe·​noe·​ci·​um | \sə̇ˈnēs(h)ēəm, sē-\
plural coenoecia\ -​ēə \

Definition of coenoecium 

: the common often chitinous or calcareous investment of a bryozoan colony

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History and Etymology for coenoecium

New Latin, from coen- + Greek oikion house (from oikos)

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