polyzoaria

polyzoarium

[pol-ee-zoh-air-ee-uhm]
noun, plural polyzoaria [pol-ee-zoh-air-ee-uh] . Zoology.
a bryozoan colony, or its supporting skeleton.

Origin:
1875–80; < Neo-Latin; see poly-, -zoa, -arium

polyzoarial, adjective
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polyzoarium (ˌpɒlɪzəʊˈɛərɪəm)
 
n , pl -ia
a colony of bryozoan animals or its supporting skeletal framework
 
polyzo'arial
 
adj

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