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polyzoan

[pol-ee-zoh-uh n] /ˌpɒl iˈzoʊ ən/
adjective, noun, British
1.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < Neo-Latin Polyzo(a) Polyzoa + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for polyzoan

polyzoan

/ˌpɒlɪˈzəʊən/
noun, adjective
1.
another word for bryozoan
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin, Polyzoa class name, from poly- + -zoan, from Greek zoion an animal
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