holozoic

adjective
ho·lo·zo·ic | \ ˌhō-lə-ˈzō-ik , ˌhä- \

Definition of holozoic 

: characterized by food procurement after the manner of most animals by the ingestion of complex organic matter holozoic nutrition

First Known Use of holozoic

1885, in the meaning defined above

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holozoic

adjective
ho·lo·zo·ic | \ ˌhō-lə-ˈzō-ik , ˌhäl-ə- \

Medical Definition of holozoic 

: characterized by food procurement after the manner of most animals by the ingestion of complex organic matter holozoic nutrition holozoic herbivores and carnivores — compare holophytic

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