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polyzoic

[pol-ee-zoh-ik] /ˌpɒl iˈzoʊ ɪk/
adjective
1.
(of a bryozoan colony) composed of many zooids.
2.
(of a spore) producing many sporozoites.
3.
(of a habitat) containing many animals or many different kinds of animals.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; poly- + zo- + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for polyzoic

polyzoic

/ˌpɒlɪˈzəʊɪk/
adjective (zoology)
1.
(of certain colonial animals) having many zooids or similar polyps
2.
producing or containing many sporozoites
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