Zoödendrium

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Zoödendrium (Zoöl) The branched, and often treelike, support of the colonies of certain Infusoria.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n zoodendrium The zoöcytium or zoöthecium of certain infusorians, which is much branched or of arborescent form. See cut under Epistylis.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. zw^,on an animal + a tree