zooid

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noun zo·oid \ˈzō-ˌȯid\

Definition of zooid

  1. :  one of the asexually produced individuals of a compound organism (such as a bryozoan, hydroid, or coral colony)

1851

First Known Use of zooid

1851


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zooid

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noun zo·oid \ˈzō-ˌȯid\

Medical Definition of zooid

  1. :  one of the asexually produced individuals of a compound organism (as a coral colony)


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