zoöcytium


zoöcytium
The common support, often branched, of certain species of social Infusoria.

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  • Zoocytium — o [ o]*cy ti*um, n.; pl. {Zo[ o]cytia}. [NL., fr. Gr. zw^,on an animal + ? a hollow vessel.] (Zo[ o]l.) The common support, often branched, of certain species of social Infusoria. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zoocytium — zōocytium / sishˈi əm/ noun (pl zōocytˈia) (Gr kytos a hollow vessel; zoology) A zoothecium • • • Main Entry: ↑zoo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Zoocytia — Zoocytium o [ o]*cy ti*um, n.; pl. {Zo[ o]cytia}. [NL., fr. Gr. zw^,on an animal + ? a hollow vessel.] (Zo[ o]l.) The common support, often branched, of certain species of social Infusoria. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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