metazoa

noun plural
meta·​zoa | \ ˌmet-ə-ˈzō-ə How to pronounce metazoa (audio) \

Medical Definition of metazoa

1 capitalized : a major taxonomic group comprising the metazoans — compare protozoa
2 : animals that are metazoans

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“Metazoa.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/metazoa. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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