Microzoa

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Microzoa (Zoöl) The Infusoria.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • microzoa Microscopic animals, or Microscopica; Microzoaria.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n.pl Microzoa mī-krō-zō′ä microscopic animals
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. mikro`s small + zw^,on an animal
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. mikros, small, zōon, an animal, sporos, seed, zymē, leaven.