zooid

[n] - one of the distinct individuals forming a colonial animal such as a bryozoan or hydrozoan
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Zooid

Zo'oid adjective [ Zo ö- + - oid .] (Biol.) Pertaining to, or resembling, an animal.
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Zooid

Zo'oid noun 1. (Biol.) An organic body or cell having locomotion, as a spermatic cell or spermatozooid. 2. (Zoology) (a) An animal in one of its inferior stages of development, as one of the intermediate forms in alternate generation. (b) One of the indivi...
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zooid

1. <biology> An organic body or cell having locomotion, as a spermatic cell or spermatozooid. ... 2. <zoology> Pertaining to, or resembling, an animal. An animal in one of its inferior stages of development, as one of the intermediate forms in alternate generation. One of the individual animals in a composite group, as of Anthozoa, Hydr...
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zooid

noun one of the distinct individuals forming a colonial animal such as a bryozoan or hydrozoan
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zooid

(zo´oid) animal-like. an animal-like object or form.
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Zooid

• (n.) An organic body or cell having locomotion, as a spermatic cell or spermatozooid. • (n.) One of the individual animals in a composite group, as of Anthozoa, Hydroidea, and Bryozoa; -- sometimes restricted to those individuals in which the mouth and digestive organs are not developed. • (n.) An animal in one of its inferior stag...
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zooid

(from the article `cnidarian`) Although genetically identical, colony members of many hydrozoans and some anthozoans are polymorphic, differing in morphology (form and structure) ... ...throughout the world, primarily in marine habitats, although one genus, Urnatella, is a freshwater form. Entoprocts may either exist singly or ... .....
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zooid

zooid, zooidal 1. Resembling an animal; an organism or object with an animal-like appearance. 2. An animal cell capable of independent existence or movement, as the ovum or a spermatozoon, or the segment of a tapeworm. 3. An individual invertebrate animal that reproduces nonsexually by budding or spliting, especially one that lives in a colony in ...
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Zooid

A zooid or zoöid d is a single animal that is part of a colonial animal. The zooids can either be directly connected by tissue (e.g. corals, Catenulida, Siphonophorae, Pyrosome or Ectoprocta) or share a common exoskeleton (e.g. Bryozoa or Pterobranchia). The colonial organism as a whole is called a zoon n, plural zoa (from greek zòon ζώον me...
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zooid

asexually produced organism resembling an animal
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