Zoarium

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Zoarium zō-ā′ri-um the colony of the polypides of a polyzoan.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. zōarion, dim. of zōon, an animal.

Usage

In literature:

It possesses a creeping "sole" or organ of progression at the base of the zoarium.
"Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa" by Nelson Annandale
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